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enviable

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adjective en·vi·able \ˈen-vē-ə-bəl\

Simple Definition of enviable

  • : causing envy : very desirable

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of enviable

  1. :  highly desirable

enviableness noun
enviably play \-blē\ adverb

Examples of enviable in a sentence

  1. The company is in the enviable position of having no real competitors.

  2. She has an enviable reputation for honesty.



1602

First Known Use of enviable

1602



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