Opposite of Greedy, Antonyms of Greedy with meaning and Example Sentences in English PDF

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Opposite of Greedy, Antonyms of Greedy with meaning and Example Sentences in English 

What are opposite words or antonyms?

Opposite words or Antonyms means those words that oppose the meaning of each other completely. For example Dark/Light, White/Black etc.

Normally the question that comes to mind when we are trying to learn these vocabulary words is that “Why should I memorize these Opposites when I know the basic words?”

Before answering to your question I would like to tell you that we have covered almost all the basic and daily use vocabulary words and you can Download PDF of these words at the End of lesson.

These words are very useful in our daily routine vocabulary. Here I will tell you what are the benefits of using antonym and opposites? If you know the opposites of all the vocabulary words in your collection then your collection can be increased and you have a variety of words to use in your conversation. In your writing and speaking if you use the variety of words instead using repeating the same words it will cast a good impression. And your writing and speaking will become professional.

Note: You must know that antonyms and synonyms are two different terms. Synonyms means the words that have same meanings but in case of antonym it is completely different as I discussed above.

Opposite of Greedy, Antonyms of Greedy with meaning and Example Sentences in English PDF

What is the meaning of Greedy?

The Greedy means having an excessive desire or appetite for food.

Opposite of Greedy (Antonyms of Greedy) List

  • Ascetic
  • Ascetical
  • Austere
  • Disciplined
  • Frugal
  • Moderate
  • Abstaining
  • Abstemious
  • Abstinent
  • Monastic
  • Monkish
  • Non-indulgent
  • Self-denying
  • Spartan
  • Strict
  • Temperate

Examples of Greedy in Sentences

  • His boss is very greedy and devil.
  • The greedy person cannot live a happy life.
  • The greedy man always met failure.
  • No one can be much greedy than this person.
  • Her mother is greedy of wealth.

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List of Antonyms

  1. Busy – Lazy
  2. Children – Parents
  3. Comedy – Drama
  4. Descent – Ascent
  5. Divide – Unite
  6. Few – Many
  7. Foreground – Background
  8. Horizontal – Vertical
  9. Immigration – Emigration
  10. Liquid – Solid
  11. Male – Female
  12. Not Yet – Already
  13. Order – Mess
  14. Reply – Question
  15. Safety – Danger
  16. Smooth – Rough
  17. Start – Finish
  18. Succeed – Fail
  19. Voluntary – Compulsory
  20. Whole – Part
  21. All – None
  22. Answer – Ask
  23. Bitter – Sweet
  24. Broad – Narrow
  25. Certainly – Probably
  26. Day – Night
  27. Descent – Ascent
  28. Export – Import
  29. Fear – Courage
  30. Harvest – Plant
  31. Hit – Miss
  32. Last – First
  33. Light – Dark
  34. Negative – Affirmative
  35. Not Yet – Already
  36. Quick – Slow
  37. Refuse – Agree
  38. Sharp – Blunt
  39. Small – Big
  40. Spring – Autumn
  41. Unite – Divide
  42. Violent – Gentle
  43. Against – For
  44. Angel – Devil
  45. Brave – Cowardly
  46. Catch – Miss
  47. Cruel – Human
  48. Deny – Admit
  49. Dictatorship – Republic
  50. Evening – Morning
  51. Fast – Slow
  52. Happiness – Sadness
  53. High – Low
  54. Lend – Borrow
  55. Live – Die
  56. Native – Foreigner
  57. Nobody – Everybody
  58. Protect – Attack
  59. Refuse – Agree
  60. Slim – Fat
  61. Soul – Body
  62. Trust – Suspect
  63. Valley – Mountain
  64. Waste – Save
  65. After – Before
  66. Angel – Devil
  67. Below – Above
  68. Boy – Girl
  69. Damage – Repair
  70. Defence – Attack
  71. Everybody – Nobody
  72. Far – Near
  73. Generous – Mean
  74. Happiness – Sadness
  75. High – Deep
  76. Lack – Abundance
  77. Let – Forbid
  78. Natural – Artificial
  79. Noon – Midnight
  80. Protection – Attack
  81. Reduce – Increase
  82. Shallow – Deep
  83. Sit – Stand
  84. Trust – Suspect
  85. Vertical – Horizontal
  86. Already – Not Yet
  87. Arrest – Free
  88. Calm – Excited
  89. Clean – Dirty
  90. Dead – Alive
  91. Destroy – Build
  92. Divorce – Marriage
  93. Export – Import
  94. Find – Lose
  95. Heaven – Hell
  96. Hot – Cold
  97. Like – Hate
  98. Lower – Raise
  99. Night – Day
  100. Now – Then
  101. Quiet – Loud
  102. Rest – Work
  103. Some – Many
  104. Stop – Start
  105. Upstairs – Downstairs
  106. Vowel – Consonant
  107. Whisper – Scream
  108. After – Before
  109. Ancestor – Descendant
  110. Borrow – Lend
  111. Catch – Miss
  112. Defence – Attack
  113. Destruction – Construction
  114. Everybody – Nobody
  115. Extreme – Moderate
  116. Guilty – Innocent
  117. Heavy – Light
  118. Lend – Borrow
  119. Little – Big
  120. Mountain – Valley
  121. Nobody – Everybody
  122. Now – Then
  123. Private – Public
  124. Raise – Lower
  125. Simple – Complicated
  126. Sour – Sweet
  127. Useful – Useless
  128. Waste – Save
  129. Absence – Presence
  130. Against – For
  131. Below – Above
  132. Brave – Cowardly
  133. Consonant – Vowel
  134. Cry – Whisper
  135. Deny – Admit
  136. Empty – Full
  137. Everything – Nothing
  138. Giant – Tiny
  139. Handsome – Ugly
  140. Land – Take Off
  141. Leave – Arrive
  142. Miss – Hit
  143. Nasty – Nice
  144. Pleasant – Awful
  145. Pupil – Teacher
  146. Set Free – Arrest
  147. Single – Married
  148. Sunny – Cloudy
  149. Trust – Suspect
  150. Vacant – Occupied
  151. Apart – Together
  152. Attic – Cellar
  153. Child – Adult
  154. Compliment – Insult
  155. Descent – Ascent
  156. Divide – Unite
  157. Dull – Interesting
  158. Few – Many
  159. Foreigner – Native
  160. Host – Guest
  161. In – Out
  162. Low – High
  163. Men – Women
  164. Nothing – Everything
  165. Opponent – Supporter
  166. Repair – Damage
  167. Sadness – Happiness
  168. Start – Finish
  169. Success – Failure
  170. Visitor – Host
  171. Whole – Part
  172. Accidental – Intentional
  173. Allow – Forbid
  174. Bitter – Sweet
  175. Build – Destroy
  176. Courageous – Cowardly
  177. Day – Night
  178. Enemy – Friend
  179. Exciting – Boring
  180. Giant – Tiny
  181. Harvest – Plant
  182. Inside – Outside
  183. Late – Early
  184. Life – Death
  185. Moderate – Extreme
  186. New – Ancient
  187. Presence – Absence
  188. Pupil – Teacher
  189. Shelter – Exposure
  190. Slim – Fat
  191. Terrible – Lovely
  192. Unity – Division
  193. Ancestor – Descendant
  194. Artificial – Natural
  195. Back – In Front Of
  196. Careful – Careless
  197. Clever – Stupid
  198. Destruction – Construction
  199. Divorced – Married
  200. Fix – Break
  201. Forget – Remember
  202. Heavy – Light
  203. Human – Animal
  204. Live – Die
  205. Marriage – Divorce
  206. Off – On
  207. Out – In
  208. Receive – Send
  209. Rough – Gentle
  210. Satisfy – Annoy
  211. Son – Daughter
  212. Strict – Gentle
  213. Waste – Save
  214. Women – Men
  215. Accept – Refuse
  216. Alive – Dead
  217. Bad Luck – Good Luck
  218. Birth – Death
  219. Cool – Warm
  220. Day – Night
  221. Enemy – Friend
  222. Excited – Calm
  223. Free – Arrest
  224. Girl – Boy
  225. Harvest – Plant
  226. Insult – Compliment
  227. Last – First
  228. Monarchy – Republic
  229. Nephew – Niece
  230. Poverty – Wealth
  231. Pupil – Teacher
  232. Sell – Buy
  233. Shelter – Exposure
  234. There – Here
  235. Unite – Divide
  236. Abundance – Lack
  237. After – Before
  238. Better – Worse
  239. Bottom – Top
  240. Danger – Security
  241. Delicious – Awful
  242. Easy – Difficult
  243. Exactly – Approximately
  244. Fail – Succeed
  245. General – Particular
  246. Happy – Sad
  247. Lack – Abundance
  248. Left – Right
  249. Native – Foreigner
  250. No – Yes
  251. Plenty – Lack
  252. Protection – Attack
  253. Servant – Master
  254. Sit – Stand
  255. Tragedy – Comedy
  256. Useless – Useful
  257. Above – Below
  258. Against – For
  259. Always – Never
  260. Argue – Agree
  261. Beginning – End
  262. Boring – Exciting
  263. Buy – Sell
  264. Child – Adult
  265. Connect – Separate
  266. Cruel – Human
  267. Dead – Alive
  268. Desperate – Hopeful
  269. Emigration – Immigration
  270. Evening – Morning
  271. Expensive – Cheap
  272. Find – Lose
  273. Funny – Serious
  274. Handsome – Ugly
  275. Heat – Cold
  276. Horizontal – Vertical
  277. In Front Of – Back
  278. Lack – Abundance
  279. Laugh – Cry
  280. Left – Right
  281. Liquid – Solid
  282. Male – Female
  283. Minimum – Maximum
  284. Narrow – Broad
  285. New – Ancient
  286. Nothing – Everything
  287. Peace – War
  288. Protect – Attack
  289. Quiet – Loud
  290. Republic – Dictatorship
  291. Shallow – Deep
  292. Simple – Complicated
  293. Soft – Hard
  294. Start – Finish
  295. Suspect – Trust
  296. True – False
  297. Up – Down
  298. Warm – Cool
  299. Add – Subtract
  300. Attack – Defense
  301. Begin – End
  302. Bitter – Sweet
  303. Come – Go
  304. Courageous – Cowardly