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Cupidity vs. Cupid — What's the Difference?

Cupidity vs. Cupid — What's the Difference?

Difference Between Cupidity and Cupid

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Cupidity

Excessive desire, especially for wealth; covetousness or avarice.
Dec 04, 2018

Cupid

In classical mythology, Cupid (Latin Cupīdō [kʊˈpiːdoː], meaning "passionate desire") is the god of desire, erotic love, attraction and affection. He is often portrayed as the son of the love goddess Venus and the god of war Mars.
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Cupidity

Extreme greed, especially for wealth.
Dec 04, 2018

Cupid

Roman Mythology The god of love; the son of Venus.
Dec 04, 2018

Cupidity

A passionate desire; love.
Dec 04, 2018
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Cupid

Cupid A representation of Cupid as a naked cherubic boy usually having wings and holding a bow and arrow, used as a symbol of love.
Dec 04, 2018

Cupidity

Eager or inordinate desire, especially for wealth; greed of gain; avarice; covetousness
With the feelings of political distrust were mingled those of cupidity and envy, as the Spaniard saw the fairest provinces of the south still in the hands of the accursed race of Ishmael.
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Cupid

A putto carrying a bow and arrow, representing Cupid or love.
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Cupidity

Extreme greed for material wealth
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Cupid

Any of various lycaenid butterflies of the genera Chilades, Cupido and Everes.
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Cupid

The god of love, son of Venus; usually represented as a naked, winged boy with bow and arrow.
Pretty dimpled boys, like smiling cupids.
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Cupid

(Roman mythology) god of love; counterpart of Greek Eros
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