ENVIOUS has been recently used in news headlines. Please see the examples below
Examples and usage of ENVIOUS in a sentence
To better understand the meaning of ENVIOUS, certain examples of its usage are presented.Examples from famous English prose on the use of the word ENVIOUS
"And with her love i cannot feel envious ofserpuhovskoy"- The word/phrase 'envious' was used by 'Leo Tolstoy' in 'Anna karenina'.
"And, ashamed as he was of the feeling, he felt envious"- 'Leo Tolstoy' has used the envious in the novel Anna karenina.
"I believe you're envious"- To understand the meaning of envious, please see the following usage by Leo Tolstoy in Anna karenina.
Usage of "ENVIOUS": Examples from famous English Poetry
"Where envious arts professèd be"
- This term envious was used by Ben Jonson in the Poem A farewell to the world.
"They the envious little people"
- This term envious was used by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow in the Poem The song of hiawatha.
"Earth, let not thy envious shade"
- This term envious was used by Ben Jonson in the Poem Hymn to diana.