As the East Coast digs out from its latest snow dump, Californians can only look on enviously.
He stared at them enviously for a minute and then proposed to buy them.
"I would change places with the Crown Prince," he said enviously.
"Oh, my gracious, how I'd like to be there too," enviously cried Nanny Ainslee and the next moment crimsoned angrily at herself.
"I wish I was in such favour," Mrs. Budlong declared, enviously.
"You don't seem to be working very hard now," said Roswell, enviously.
Many eyes were staring at him, some enviously, a few superciliously.
He sat on his pony, enviously watching the cattle filling their stomachs with the wet grass.
"You seem to know a lot about him,'" said Lingard, enviously.
As she read, the carrier-pigeon went on pecking at the seeds in the basket, and the doves of the mosque watched it enviously.
c.1300, from Anglo-French envious, Old French envieus (13c.), earlier envidius (12c., Modern French envieux), from Latin invidiosus "full of envy" (source of Spanish envidioso, Italian invidioso, Portuguese invejoso), from invidia (see envy). Related: Enviously; enviousness.