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  • adj. Difficult, undesirable, or unpleasant; not to be envied.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Not enviable.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. so undesirable as to be incapable of arousing envy
  • adj. hard to deal with; especially causing pain or embarrassment

Etymologies

un- +‎ enviable (Wiktionary)

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