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noun as in envy

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For that reason, perhaps, being free from that enviousness that characterizes so many girls, she was a beauty-lover.

Mr. Hooker was apparently examining the elegant furniture and luxurious accommodation with his usual resentful enviousness.

"It's nothing but enviousness," he said in a lowered tone, which had a stimulating effect upon my wearied hearing.

"Do not give way to the enviousness of your sister's lot," he admonished her, very grave, in his deep voice.


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On this page you'll find 6 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to enviousness, such as: jealousy, resentment, resentfulness, and the green-eyed monster.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.