Definition of Enviousness

1. Noun. A feeling of grudging admiration and desire to have something that is possessed by another.

Exact synonyms: Envy
Generic synonyms: Bitterness, Gall, Rancor, Rancour, Resentment
Specialized synonyms: Covetousness, Green-eyed Monster, Jealousy, Penis Envy
Derivative terms: Envious, Envy, Envy



Definition of Enviousness

1. Noun. The state of being envious ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Enviousness

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Enviousness

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enviousness (current term)
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environmental condition

Literary usage of Enviousness

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1. The Kaiser's Speeches: Forming a Character Portrait of Emperor William II by William (1903)
"... the doctrine of nationalism to the students-—His remarks about German enviousness—"We need personalities, men"—Emphasizing the need of ideals. ..."

2. A Dictionary of English Synonymes and Synonymous Or Parallel Expressions by Richard Soule (1891)
"I. Hate (on account of excellence or success), hatred, jealousy, spite, enviousness, ill- will. 4. Long for, earnestly desire, desire eagerly and ..."

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