Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Envy"

The meaning of "Envy" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa I envy you?
A: I'm jealous of you
Q: O que significa green with envy?
A: Like "I'm so jealous!"
Q: O que significa I envy you?
A: "I envy you" means "I'm jealous of you"
"Envy" and "Jealous" are synonyms :)
Q: O que significa green with envy ?
A: The pervious comment is entirely correct, it means filled with jealous, I just wanted to share this video with you, it features the phrase in question.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=loKp1SJMcQs

Example sentences using "Envy"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com "I don't envy you.".
A: Wow, you have to work overtime this week? I don't envy you.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com envy.
A: The girl was green with envy when her brother found money on the street.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com envy.
A: Verb - I envy him because his grades are so good.

Verb - We all envy her beauty.

Noun - I think that envy is a sin.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com envy.
A: The green-eyed monster that goes by the name of jealousy is a very good cousin of envy, whose eyes may be green, too... or not.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com envy, envious.
A: I am envious of my friend's new car.

I am so envious of my brother's new shoes I am afraid he can see in my eyes just how badly I want them.

I envy your confidence.

Brother, there is no reason to envy what I have when you have such a great thing too.

Envy for someone else's belongings is a sign that you are not grateful for what you have.

Synonyms of "Envy" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre envy e jealous ?
A: Envy-to want what someone has

Jealous-the desire to the be the main focus of a subject or action.

Example: I envy Carol. She has a scholarship to UT.

I wish you wouldn't hang out with Jeff so much; it makes me jealous. I want you to focus on me!
Q: Qual é a diferença entre I envy you e I'm envious of you e (I know they are semantically same. What is it makes you say it differently?) ?
A: "I envy you" might be a little more personal, because it is so blunt. Like you are confessing to a friend "I envy you".

"I am envious of you" is a little more formal sounding, so you might use this when you don't mean to express as much emotion.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre envy e jealous ?
A: its the same but if you use jealous you have to use 'of' im jealous of her. im jealous of her work. with envy you just say 'i envy her' 'I envy her work'
Q: Qual é a diferença entre envy e admire ?
A: envy is being jealous e.g. I'm envious of her looks. Whereas admire is looking up to somebody you may perhaps idolise
Q: Qual é a diferença entre envy e jealous ?
A: The emotion is the same, but depending on what you are saying we use one or the other. If you envy, you are envy about material things but you only use jealous when you are talking about a person, like the examples (I'm sorry if I'm confusing)

Translations of "Envy"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)?

Does it make sense?

I would like to convey this meaning to myfriend.
A: The meaning you are trying to deliver is not clear to me.
Can you explain more?

Anyway here are some more examples in case they help:
If you’re feeling so much envy that it’s not possible to feel a higher level of envy:
“I couldn’t be more envious of her promotion, I have been trying to get the same promotion for years”

If you were feeling envious, but can’t continue to do so and will stop:
“ I can’t be envious of her success anymore, she used immoral methods”
or “I can no longer be envious of her, it’s too tiring and I don’t care anymore”
“I don’t/can’t envy her anymore, she got in a terrible accident”
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? 我羡慕你,I envy your life. Is there a more authentic expression?
A: I admire you?
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? She envies my success.
She envies me my success.

which one is correct? and could you tell me the reason?
A: I think that is wrong. You could say “She envies me” or “She envies my success”, but me and my are repetitive. I hope that helps!
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? I envy you. 이 표현이 많이 쓰이나요?
A: Envy, is mostly used when somebody has something( like a property) you wish to have.

Jealous is mostly used in relationships
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? I envy you.と言われたあとに『そうでしょ、羨ましいでしょ』と答えるの
A: Yeah, right?
You know, right?

Other questions about "Envy"

Q: "He told me 'jealous' is more commonly used than 'envy' in conversation. So I used it because I wanted my English to be looked natrual, but she looked embarrased about what I said. It might have been my tone which made the situation awkward." soa natural?
A: ​‎"He told me 'jealous' is more commonly used than 'envy' in conversations, so I used it because I wanted my English to sound natural, but she looked embarrased about what I said. It might have been my tone that made the situation awkward."
Q: (1)I envy that you are tall.
(2)I’m jealous that you are tall.
(3)You are so lucky that you are tall. soa natural?
A: the first one is a little wierd but it still makes sense
Q: I really envy who can speak English fluently. soa natural?
A: "I really envy people who can speak English fluently."

Don't worry, I'm sure you will learn to be fluent in English in no time!
Q: “I envy your father. I wanna tell him that I'd like to be like him in the future, always surrounded by caring and kind-hearted family members.” soa natural?
A: I envy your father, always surrounded by caring and kind-hearted loved ones. If my life were like his, that would be wonderful. Should I tell him that?

I would not say that to him without knowing him pretty well, unless the other person thinks it would be a good idea.
Q: I envy them rather than respecting them. soa natural?
A: I prefer "I envy them instead of respecting them."

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