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Meaning of “envy” - Learner’s Dictionary

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 Arabic يَحْسُد…
in Korean 부러워하다…
in Malaysian iri hati…
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 Vietnamese cảm thấy thèm muốn…
in Spanish envidiar…
in Portuguese invejar, ter inveja de…
in Thai อิจฉา…
in German beneiden um…
in Catalan envejar…
in Japanese (人)をうらやむ…
in Indonesian mengirikan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 羡慕, 忌妒…
(Definition of envy verb from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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