Translation of envidiar in English:
verbo transitivo/transitive verb
- to envy envidio su suerte I envy his luck lo envidiaba porque era joven y rico I envied him o/or I was envious of him because he was young and rich el nuevo hospital no tiene nada que envidiar a los mejores del mundo the new hospital can stand alongside the best in the world tú no tienes nada que envidiarle a él you've no reason to be envious of him o/or to envy him
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