enviously


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en·vi·ous

 (ĕn′vē-əs)
adj.
Feeling, expressing, or characterized by envy: "At times he regarded the wounded soldiers in an envious way.... He wished that he, too, had a wound, a red badge of courage" (Stephen Crane). See Usage Note at jealous.

en′vi·ous·ly adv.
en′vi·ous·ness n.
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Adv.1.enviously - with jealousy; in an envious manner; "he looked at his friend's new car jealously"
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Translations
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enviously

[ˈenvɪəslɪ] ADVcon envidia
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

enviously

[ˈɛnviəsli] adv [say] → avec envie
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

enviously

Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

enviously

[ˈɛnvɪəslɪ] advcon invidia
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in classic literature ?
These are continent, to be sure: but doggish lust looketh enviously out of all that they do.
What wouldn't I give to be like him!" he thought enviously.
"He must have been a good tailor," said the Scarecrow, somewhat enviously.
His yellow-green eyes were fastened upon Tarzan as he halted just within the clearing and glared enviously at the successful hunter, for Numa had had no luck this night.
They knew his open-handedness; and half an hour later the invalid doctor from Hamburg, who lived on the top floor, looked enviously out of the window at the merry party of healthy Russians assembled under the chestnut tree.
Their coarse, dark, heavy features; their great eyes, rolling enviously on each other; their barbarous, guttural, half-brute intonation; their dilapidated garments fluttering in the wind,--were all in admirable keeping with the vile and unwholesome character of everything about the place.
He glanced enviously at one or two sketches of men who sat near him, and wondered whether he would ever be able to use the charcoal with that mastery.
It's damnable!" He looked enviously at the Grange, whose windows poured light and laughter.
But Fate intervened enviously and prevented her from receiving the reward due to such immaculate love and virtue.
Mowgli looked on enviously. He could smell things as very few human beings could, but he had never reached the hair-trigger-like sensitiveness of a Jungle nose; and his three months in the smoky village had set him back sadly.
"What freedom!" she murmured enviously. "It's something I shall never know.
What could be the cause of her cheerfulness, he wondered, half ironically, and half enviously, as the pony-cart started briskly away, and the dusk swam between their eyes and the tall form of Edward, standing up to drive, with the reins in one hand and the whip in the other.