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Synonyms and Antonyms of envy

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envy

synonym (synonym of envy)

  • (noun.feeling)
    a feeling of grudging admiration and desire to have something that is possessed by another (noun.feeling)
     
  • (noun.act)
    spite and resentment at seeing the success of another (personified as one of the deadly sins) (noun.act)
     
  • (verb.emotion)
    be envious of; set one's heart on (verb.emotion)
     

hypernym (envy IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a feeling of grudging admiration and desire to have something that is possessed by another (noun.feeling)
    a feeling of deep and bitter anger and ill-will (noun.feeling)
     
  • be envious of; set one's heart on (verb.emotion)
    feel or have a desire for; want strongly (verb.emotion)
     
  • feel envious towards; admire enviously (verb.emotion)
    feel admiration for (verb.emotion)
     
  • spite and resentment at seeing the success of another (personified as one of the deadly sins) (noun.act)
    an unpardonable sin entailing a total loss of grace (noun.act)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF envy relation)

  • a feeling of grudging admiration and desire to have something that is possessed by another (noun.feeling)
    an envious eagerness to possess something (noun.feeling)
     
  • (noun.feeling)
    a feeling of jealous envy (especially of a rival) (noun.feeling)
     
  • (noun.feeling)
    (psychoanalysis) a female's presumed envy of the male's penis; said to explain femininity (noun.feeling)
     
  • be envious of; set one's heart on (verb.emotion)
    wish, long, or crave for (something, especially the property of another person) (verb.emotion)
     

derivation (.... is derived from envy)

  • a feeling of grudging admiration and desire to have something that is possessed by another (noun.feeling)
    feel envious towards; admire enviously (verb.emotion)
     
  • be envious of; set one's heart on (verb.emotion)
    spite and resentment at seeing the success of another (personified as one of the deadly sins) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.feeling)
    a feeling of grudging admiration and desire to have something that is possessed by another (noun.feeling)
     
  • spite and resentment at seeing the success of another (personified as one of the deadly sins) (noun.act)
    be envious of; set one's heart on (verb.emotion)
     
  • (adj.all)
    showing extreme cupidity; painfully desirous of another's advantages (adj.all)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym derivation enviousness invidia begrudge deadly sin mortal sin bitterness desire want admire covetousness green-eyed monster jealousy penis envy covet begrudge covetous envious invidia enviousness

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