begerig

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From begeren ‎(to covet) +‎ -ig ‎(adjectival ending).

Adjective[edit]

begerig ‎(comparative begeriger, superlative begerigst)

  1. covetous, avaricious, desirous

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of begerig
uninflected begerig
inflected begerige
comparative begeriger
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial begerig begeriger het begerigst
het begerigste
indefinite m./f. sing. begerige begerigere begerigste
n. sing. begerig begeriger begerigste
plural begerige begerigere begerigste
definite begerige begerigere begerigste
partitive begerigs begerigers

Derived terms[edit]

  • begerigheid f ‎(avariciousness, covetousness)