how to pronounce avarice


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avarice is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of avarice in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… name of you know avarice and wanting to …”

meanings of avarice


  1. Inordinate desire for some supposed good.
  2. Excessive or inordinate desire of gain; greed for wealth.

avarice frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word avarice occurs in english on average 0.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics avarice can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that avarice can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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