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  • enviously — adv. Enviously is used with these verbs: ↑look, ↑watch …   Collocations dictionary

  • enviously — envious ► ADJECTIVE ▪ feeling or showing envy. DERIVATIVES enviously adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • Enviously — Envious En vi*ous, a. [OF. envios, F. envieux, fr. L. invidiosus, fr. invidia envy. See {Envy}, and cf. {Invidious}.] 1. Malignant; mischievous; spiteful. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Each envious brier his weary legs doth scratch. Shak. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • enviously — adverb see envious …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • enviously — adverb In an envious manner or to an envious degree …   Wiktionary

  • enviously — adv. jealously, covetously, resentfully …   English contemporary dictionary

  • enviously — en·vi·ous·ly …   English syllables

  • enviously — See: envious …   English dictionary

  • enviously — adverb with jealousy; in an envious manner he looked at his friend s new car jealously • Syn: ↑covetously, ↑jealously • Derived from adjective: ↑jealous (for: ↑jealously), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • envious — enviously, adv. enviousness, n. /en vee euhs/, adj. 1. full of, feeling, or expressing envy: envious of a person s success; an envious attack. 2. Archaic. a. emulous. b. enviable. [1250 1300; ME < AF; OF envieus < L invidiosus INVIDIOUS] …   Universalium

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