Definition of acquisitiveness noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

acquisitiveness

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//əˈkwɪzətɪvnəs//
 
; NAmE NAmE//əˈkwɪzətɪvnəs//
 
[uncountable](formal, disapproving)
 
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the quality of wanting very much to buy or get new possessions We rejected the acquisitiveness of our parents’ generation.