What does the word greedy mean?

Usage examples for greedy

  1. Yes, the greedy little wretch said that! – Philosopher Jack by R.M. Ballantyne
  2. He bent forward with greedy anxiety. – Bye-Ways by Robert Smythe Hichens
  3. I understood this when I heard his voice, a voice altogether altered- a firm, greedy voice saying, " More," breathlessly. – Romance by Joseph Conrad and F.M. Hueffer