1. [ adjective ] showing extreme cupidity; painfully desirous of another's advantages
Synonyms: jealous covetous

"he was never covetous before he met her" "jealous of his success and covetous of his possessions" "envious of their art collection" "he was green with envy"

Related terms: desirous
2. [ adjective ] that feels envy of another's possessions
Synonyms: grudging begrudging
Related terms: selfish
Similar spelling:   enviously