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envy

 
a desire to have another's possessions or qualities for oneself.
penis envy in psychoanalysis, the concept that the female envies the male his possession of a penis, first described by Freud as occurring during the phallic stage in little girls as they become aware of anatomical differences between the sexes. It is often used more broadly for the women's generalized envy of men or their characteristics.

en·vy

(en'vē),
One's feeling of discontent or jealousy resulting from comparison with another person.

envy

/en·vy/ (en´ve) a desire to have another´s possessions or qualities for oneself.
penis envy  (en´ve) the concept that the female envies the male his possession of a penis or, more generally, any of his characteristics.

envy

Unhappiness about or the wish to possess qualities, physical attributes, or belongings of someone else.
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In Dubai, the destination of tourists from all around the world, the global financial crisis, which also affected this city, provided an opportunity for spiteful enviers to spill their venoms.
The New York Times and its correspondent Michael Slackman are certainly not among those enviers, as this newspaper has integrity and the correspondent is objective and balanced.
Those aged betwen 35 and 42 are the worst for overdoing it while skiing, while Londoners are the biggest piste enviers.