Covetous and Envious

Covetous

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Covetous adjective – Having or showing mean resentment of another's possessions or advantages.
Usage example: a covetous child who must destroy what he cannot have

Envious is a synonym for covetous in desire topic. In some cases you can use "Envious" instead an adjective "Covetous", when it comes to topics like greedy, jealous, discontented, desirous of. popular alternative
Nearby Words: coveting, covetously
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Envious

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Envious adjective – Having or showing mean resentment of another's possessions or advantages.
Usage example: a family that is envious of their neighbors' big house

Covetous is a synonym for envious in jealous topic. You can use "Covetous" instead an adjective "Envious", if it concerns topics such as desire, discontented, desirous of. popular alternative
Nearby Words: envy, enviable, enviously, envied, enviably
Synonyms for Envious
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