Übersetzung von “envy” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

envy

verb transitiveenvy /ˈɛnvi/ ( envies, envied )
to feel strongly that you want what sb else has
envier

I envy you.
Je t'envie.

She envied her sister's ability to make friends easily.
Elle enviait l'aptitude de sa sœur à se faire facilement des amis.

I envied him his new job.
Je lui enviais son nouveau travail.
I don't envy sb (sth)
indicates that you are glad you do not have to do what sb else has to do
je n'envie pas qqn

I don't envy you having to do all that work.
Je ne t'envie pas d'avoir à faire tout ce travail.

envy

noun uncountableenvy /ˈɛnvi/
the feeling of envying sb
envie feminine , jalousie feminine

I was filled with envy at her good luck.
J'étais dévoré de jalousie devant sa chance.

his envy of his friend
la jalousie qu'il éprouvait envers son frère
green with envy
feeling a lot of envy
vert/verte de jalousie
be the envy of
to be sth that is admired or envied by others
faire envie à

His new car was the envy of all their friends.
Sa nouvelle voiture faisait envie à tous ses amis.
; see also envious

(Übersetzung von “envy” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

envy

noun /ˈenvi/

a feeling of discontent at another’s good fortune or success

jalousie
She could not conceal her envy of me / at my success.
enviable adjective

(negative unenviable) that is to be envied

enviable
She spoke in public with enviable ease.
envious adjective

feeling or showing envy

jaloux (de)
I’m envious of her talents.
the envy of

something envied by

envie (de)
Her piano-playing was the envy of her sisters.

envy

verb

to feel envy because of

envier
I’ve always envied that dress of yours.

(Übersetzung von “envy” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)