from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. So desirable as to arouse envy: "the enviable English quality of being able to be mute without unrest” ( Henry James).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Arousing or likely to arouse envy.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Fitted to excite envy; capable of awakening an ardent desire to posses or to resemble.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • That may excite envy; worthy to be envied.

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

  • adj. causing envy


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