envy: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (en'vē), [key]
— n., pl. v., -vies, -vied, -vy•ing.
- a feeling of discontent or covetousness with regard to another's advantages, success, possessions, etc.
- an object of envious feeling: Her intelligence made her the envy of her classmates.
- ill will.
- to regard with envy; be envious of: He envies her the position she has achieved in her profession.
- to be affected with envy.
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