Common misspellings for envy

enviorn, enjoey, enuiry, genva, enegey, enufe, enery, anyof, enoygh, enyoy, enouph, evny, enfough, enuph, inoy, engh, enimy, enegy, aheavy, enuff, enoph, enven, cenova, enevr, enirly, enony, enoufg, enve, eny, enkoy, enuoghf, endof, ienjoy, oncve, enty, onmy, enoy, invie, enzo, geniva, enouf, enver, onve, inrove, eevn, envey, enved, enguf, unjoy, enogf, oniy, enauph, idenwfy, invo, idenify, idenfiy, enuf, enfoy, invy, enujoy, oneof, onlyif, engoy, onver, endvour, eonomy, menovour, anuph, enloy, enyoi, enyjoy, enth, inoive, enjy, enhoy, invt, anouph, einyl, egnuff, ennyway, emvy, anvy, enyou, inview, eenjoy, onenof, envyd, enar, enya, onhwy, enever, onry, invity, enjooy, eney, enerhy, enry, enerfy, enerjy, cnvey, enojy, envi, enjouy, ency, enof, enghof, enjo, unevem, enojoy, engg, enofe, envoed, enofgh, entiy, enagy, envie, enevy, eonly, enily, ornry, enhioy, eneyway, enamy, ervy, alvy, enoghf, enmey, envole, enny, ensu, evy, conevy, ownver, geneve, enaf, eavy, env, enoufe, ceneva, enyway, unly, enofh, entey, enoufgh, envergy, enughf, ervey, idenfy, engey, inmy, enlay, enavle, enveaour, eonany, anive, onery, enoufh, envvy, neavy, enveys, enquiy, enety, enoff, unfiy, enmy, envys, evevy, ehavy, ennjoy, onlyfor, enviro, enhave, enrve, enomy, enjiy, aeny, anjy, anyy, enay, enney, anyvay, enerby, engi, enjowy, enki, enouff, inpove, lenevo, enoft, ebv, unfy.

Definitions of envy

  1.   Chagrin, mortification, discontent, or uneasiness at the sight of another's excellence or good fortune, accompanied with some degree of hatred and a desire to possess equal advantages; malicious grudging; -- usually followed by of; as, they did this in envy of Caesar.
  2.   Pain at the sight of another's success: a wicked desire to supplant one: ( B.) ill- will.
  3.   An object of envious notice or feeling.
  4.   Hatred or ill- will excited by the superior success or excellence of another; malice.
  5.   To regard with envy; feel envy; covet; grudge.
  6.   To repine at another's superiority; to dislike and be discontented on account of the superior excellence or success of another; to look upon with malice.
  7.   Emulation; rivalry.
  8.   be envious of; set one's heart on
  9.   To do harm to; to injure; to disparage.
  10.   To grudge; to wish for ( what is another's); feel displeasure at ( the excellence or prosperity of another); to covet.
  11.   Ill- will or displeasure felt because of the excellence or good fortune of another.
  12.   To look upon with a grudging eye: to hate on account of prosperity:- pr. p. envying; pa. p. envied.
  13.   Malice; ill will; spite.
  14.   To feel envy at or towards; to be envious of; to have a feeling of uneasiness or mortification in regard to ( any one), arising from the sight of another's excellence or good fortune and a longing to possess it.
  15.   Pain at the sight of another's prosperity.
  16.   To hate.
  17.   To be filled with envious feelings; to regard anything with grudging and longing eyes; - used especially with at.
  18.   Bitterness or hatred in view of what another enjoys; envious desire.
  19.   spite and resentment at seeing the success of another ( personified as one of the deadly sins)
  20.   To show malice or ill will; to rail.
  21.   To regard with envy; to grudge; to wish for.
  22.   Envying.
  23.   To grudge; hate on account of prosperity.
  24.   To emulate.
  25.   An object of envy.
  26.   a feeling of grudging admiration and desire to have something possessed by another
  27.   To feel envy on account of; to have a feeling of grief or repining, with a longing to possess ( some excellence or good fortune of another, or an equal good fortune, etc.); to look with grudging upon; to begrudge.
  28.   A worthy longing for a good possessed by another, without ill will toward the possessor.
  29.   Pain excited by the sight of another's superiority or success, accompanied with some degree of hatred or ill- will, and satisfaction in his mortification; malice; malignity; ill- repute; rivalry.
  30.   To admire and covet without ill will.
  31.   feel envious towards; admire enviously
  32.   To feel or exhibit covetousness.
  33.   To long after; to desire strongly; to covet.
  34.   Envied.
  35.   Public odium; ill repute.

Quotes of envy

  1. Never trust anyone who wants what you've got. Friend or no, envy is an overwhelming emotion. – Eubie Blake
  2. On every movie I've done as a director, I look at the producers and having done it, I don't envy them, at all. – Griffin Dunne
  3. Envy is never general, but always very particular- at least envy of the kind one feels strongly. – Joseph Epstein
  4. I myself think anti -Semitism is about envy – Joseph Epstein
  5. Envy among other ingredients has a mixture of the love of justice in it. We are more angry at undeserved than at deserved good -fortune. – William Hazlitt
  6. I know that a man who shows me his wealth is like the beggar who shows me his poverty; they are both looking for alms from me, the rich man for the alms of my envy the poor man for the alms of my guilt. – Ben Hecht
  7. The praise of ancient authors proceeds not from the reverence of the dead, but from the competition and mutual envy of the living. – Thomas Hobbes
  8. Whoever cultivates the golden mean avoids both the poverty of a hovel and the envy of a palace. – Horace
  9. I envy the dead. – William Mulholland
  10. Envy aims very high. – Ovid
  11. Birds have wings; they're free; they can fly where they want when they want. They have the kind of mobility many people envy – Roger Tory Peterson
  12. There is nothing more universally commended than a fine day; the reason is that people can commend it without envy – William Shenstone
  13. I never quite understood these actors- though I envy them sometimes- who can lie out for a year or two. I feel as though time is a real pressing issue, and I want to get as much work done in the time that I have left. – Sylvester Stallone
  14. Every time that I think of the crucifixion of Christ, I commit the sin of envy – Simone Weil

Usage examples for envy

  1. They experience no shame, fear, ambition, envy or love. ” – Our Legal Heritage, 4th Ed. by S. A. Reilly
  2. “ I say, between wise men there is no envy – The Last Of The Barons, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  3. Warrington missed the searching glance, which was not without its touch of envy – Parrot & Co. by Harold MacGrath
  4. The envy which peered through Ygberg's words slightly clouded the sunny sky; but it was only for a moment, for everybody realized that the bitterness of a long, wasted life, must be held responsible for it. ” – The Red Room by August Strindberg
  5. My congratulations are untouched by envy – The Great Miss Driver by Anthony Hope
  6. “ " I envy you your success, and only wish that I could talk French as you do, to be employed on the same sort of service. ” – Paddy Finn by W. H. G. Kingston
  7. “ " A pleasant thing to think about-" He did not envy Kendrick his thoughts. ” – Seven Keys to Baldpate by Earl Derr Biggers
  8. We can only look on and envy – Stories from Pentamerone by Giambattista Basile
  9. This is a sight worth living eighty hard years to see, and I envy that old couple as I never envied any one before. ” – Moods by Louisa May Alcott
  10. “ " I envy you both," said Noel. ” – The Keeper of the Door by Ethel M. Dell
  11. “ " No man has ever done that," whispered the barber, filled with envy given up his own bride to another." ” – A Christian But a Roman by Mór Jókai
  12. Fact is, I envy him right now, and I'll bet he doesn't envy me a penny's worth." ” – The Boy Scouts in A Trapper's Camp by Thornton W. Burgess
  13. There are times when I envy you. ” – The Girl Scouts in Beechwood Forest by Margaret Vandercook
  14. “ I envy you having such a lovely home. ” – Sisters Three by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  15. “ I shall be the envy of every man in London; people will no longer call me Lionel Dacre. ” – Dora Thorne by Charlotte M. Braeme
  16. Beginning now to envy every soul of them in the wilds. ” – Growth of the Soil by Knut Hamsun
  17. “ I envy not the twelve, Nearer to me is he; The life he once lived here on earth He lives again in me. ” – Poems with Power to Strengthen the Soul by Various
  18. Envy without a doubt. ” – Old Calabria by Norman Douglas
  19. She nearly cried with envy – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann
  20. “ " All the more, then, I envy you! ” – 54-40 or Fight by Emerson Hough

Idioms for envy