What does enviable mean?

Definitions for enviable
ˈɛn vi ə bəlen·vi·able

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. enviable(adj)

    causing envy

    "an enviable position"


  1. enviable(Adjective)

    Arousing or likely to arouse envy.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Enviable(adj)

    fitted to excite envy; capable of awakening an ardent desire to posses or to resemble

  2. Origin: [From Envy.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of enviable in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of enviable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of enviable in a Sentence

  1. George Washington:

    I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles, the character of an honest man.

  2. Johnny Lau:

    It is an enviable position, when (Chinese lessors) issue a bond backed by their parents with the bank's guarantee, there is no problem finding investors.

  3. Samir Gandhi:

    The fact is that the organization is in a lot of trouble and I think people recognize that. But we are in an enviable position in that we have a choice to make.

  4. Gilles Boyer:

    We had reached very high ratings, including in (Sarkozy's) core audience. He's re-building part of his base, but we're still in a leadership position - one that is fragile of course, but enviable.

  5. Dorothea Brande:

    The most enviable writers are those who, quite often unanalytically and unconsciously, have realized that there are different facets to their nature and are able to live and work with now one, now another, in the ascendant.

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