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Dictionary entry overview: What does envious mean?
• ENVIOUS (adjective)
The adjective ENVIOUS has 1 sense:
1. showing extreme cupidity; painfully desirous of another's advantages
Familiarity information: ENVIOUS used as an adjective is very rare.
Dictionary entry details
|Sense 1||envious [BACK TO TOP]|
Showing extreme cupidity; painfully desirous of another's advantages
he was never covetous before he met her / jealous of his success and covetous of his possessions / envious of their art collection
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