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"Do not give way to the enviousness of your sister's lot," he admonished her, very grave, in his deep voice.Nostromo: A Tale of the Seaboard|Joseph Conrad
"It's nothing but enviousness," he said in a lowered tone, which had a stimulating effect upon my wearied hearing.Falk|Joseph Conrad
For that reason, perhaps, being free from that enviousness that characterizes so many girls, she was a beauty-lover.Blue Robin, the Girl Pioneer|Rena I. Halsey