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en•vi•ous(ˈɛn vi əs)
If you are envious, you wish you had something such as a possession, quality, or ability that someone else has.
You say that you are envious of a person or envious of something that they have.
You use enviable to describe a possession, quality, or ability that someone has, and that you wish you had yourself.
|Adj.||1.||envious - showing extreme cupidity; painfully desirous of another's advantages; "he was never covetous before he met her"; "jealous of his success and covetous of his possessions"; "envious of their art collection"|
envious[ˈenvɪəs] ADJ [person] → envidioso; [glance, look, tone] → de envidia
to be envious that → tener envidia de que + subjun, tener envidia porque
she's envious that you have what she doesn't → tiene envidia de que tú tengas or porque tú tienes lo que ella no tiene
it makes me envious → me da envidia
to be envious of sth/sb → tener envidia de algo/algn, envidiar algo/a algn
I am envious of your good luck → envidio tu suerte
envious[ˈɛnviəs] adj [person] → envieux/euse; [thoughts, glance] → envieux/euse
to be envious of sth → envier qch
to cast an envious eye on sth → jeter un regard envieux sur qch