enviable enviable  /ˈɛn vi ə bəl/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) causing envy

Usage(s):

  1. In his quest to improve on Toyota's enviable growth and profitability, Watanabe, 62, leans on an extraordinary track record of personal success.
  2. Justin Stephens Corbis Outline It delivers a humanness to what took place 40 years ago when a few of us were in very enviable positions.
  3. Frenchman Wenger has an enviable ability to spot talent, get it cheaply and nurture it.

News

  1. Assess past when relisting a home

    Relisting a home isn’t an enviable position for any seller. Something went wrong the first time, and for many sellers, trying again to sell the home raises more questions than answers.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Toledo Blade

  2. Pregnant Halle Berry Growing Out Her Hair? Star Steps Out With Longer Locks in Paris

    Despite having one of the most enviable bods in Hollywood (even at 46!), Halle Berry's most recognizable features is her iconic pixie. Twiggy and Andrey Hepburn aside, no one has a...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: E! Online

  3. Senior Spotlights 2013

    Selecting students for the Morgan Hill Times' annual senior spotlight honor is no enviable task. That's why we make the principals do it (and they resent us for making them narrow it down to one!) The
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Morgan Hill Times

Quotes

  1. "2009 will be challenging for our industry, however we have a strong, enviable base to build on and I believe we will continue to strengthen our position on many fronts," Nokia Chief Executive Olli-Pekka Kallasvuo said in a statement ahead of...
    on Dec 4, 2008 By: Olli-Pekka Kallasvuo Source: EasyBourse.com

  2. "We've made six changes, but are in the enviable position of being able to do so without weakening our lineup," said Gatland, who has recalled players with a combined 239 caps.
    on Feb 12, 2008 By: Warren Gatland Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. That person she trusted, Baumbach, says that though Kidman happens to be a star, "she got there by having a really enviable acting career."
    on Nov 16, 2007 By: Noah Baumbach Source: CTV.ca

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