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envious

adjective

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having or showing mean resentment of another's possessions or advantages
  • a family that is envious of their neighbors' big house

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The first known use of envious was in the 13th century

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“Envious.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/envious. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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