Translation of "invidious" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ɪnˈvɪd.i.əs/ us /ɪnˈvɪd.i.əs/ formal

likely to cause unhappiness or be unpleasant, especially because it is unfair

ingrato, injusto
Such a difficult choice placed her in an invidious position.
invidiously adverb uk /ɪnˈvɪd.i.ə us /ɪnˈvɪd.i.ə
invidiousness noun [ no plural ] uk /ɪnˈvɪd.i.əs.nəs/ us /ɪnˈvɪd.i.əs.nəs/

(Translation of “invidious” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)