1. very eager to acquire material things; consumed by selfish desires.

- greedy for money and power

Similar word(s): acquisitive, avaricious, covetous, grabby, grasping

2. (often followed by `for') ardently or excessively desirous

- greedy for fame

Similar word(s): desirous, wishful, avid, devouring, esurient

3. wanting to eat or drink more than one can reasonably consume

- don't be greedy with the cookies

Similar word(s): gluttonous

Sentences with greedy as an adjective:

- This regular expression performs a greedy match.