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Another word for envy

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Noun
  1. Resentful or painful desire for another's advantages

    See also:

    desire

Verb
  1. To feel envy towards or for

    See also:

    desire

Another word for envy

Synonym Study

  • To covet is to long ardently and wrongfully for something that belongs to another
  • Begrudge implies an unwillingness that someone should possess or enjoy something that is needed or deserved
  • To envy another is to feel ill will, jealousy, or discontent at the person's possession of something that one keenly desires to have or achieve oneself