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envious

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of envious

  1. having or showing mean resentment of another's possessions or advantages <a family that is envious of their neighbors' big house> Synonyms covetous, green-eyed, invidious, jaundiced, jealous, resentful Related Words begrudging, grudging; avaricious, grasping, greedy, rapacious; distrustful, suspicious; malicious, petty, spiteful Phrases eating one's heart out, green with envy Near Antonyms generous, kind, kindhearted; altruistic, benevolent, charitable; well-meaning Antonyms unenvious




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