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Translation of envidiar in English:

verbo transitivo

Example sentences
  • Yo creo que Bachelet debe envidiar su popularidad del 25 %.
  • No vamos a tener que envidiar a ningún país.
  • Nunca antes en mi vida he envidiado tanto un objeto como aquel.

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    Word of the day haughty
    Pronunciation: ˈhôdē
    arrogantly superior and disdainful
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