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envy

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈenvi/
B2 to wish that you had something that someone else has: I envy her good looks. [+ two objects] I don't envy him that job.Envy and jealousy
Translations of “envy”
in Korean 부러워하다…
in Arabic يَحْسُد…
in French envier…
in Turkish gıpta etmek, kıskanmak, imrenmek…
in Italian invidiare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 羡慕, 忌妒…
in Russian завидовать…
in Polish zazdrościć…
in Spanish envidiar…
in Portuguese invejar, ter inveja de…
in German beneiden um…
in Catalan envejar…
in Japanese (人)をうらやむ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 羡慕, 忌妒…
(Definition of envy verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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