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enviable

adjective en·vi·able \ˈen-vē-ə-bəl\

: causing envy : very desirable

Full Definition of ENVIABLE

:  highly desirable
en·vi·able·ness noun
en·vi·ably \-blē\ adverb
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Examples of ENVIABLE

  1. The company is in the enviable position of having no real competitors.
  2. She has an enviable reputation for honesty.

First Known Use of ENVIABLE

1602

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