- 1. Do I sound envious? I pity them, actually.
- 2. I don't think I'm envious of your success.
- 3. Everyone is so envious of her.
- 4. She is envious of Jane's good looks and covetous of her car.
- 5. Envious glances were cast at Anne.
1. 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"