English translation of ईर्ष्या
ईर्ष्याPowered by COBUILD /iirshya/
Definitions and Translations
nf/iirshya, iirshyA, iirshyaa, iirshyā/
1. envy transitive verb, uncountable noun
If you envy someone, you wish that you had the same things or qualities that they have. This feeling is called envy. ⇒ I envied her friendship with Sarah. ⇒ Her sisters watched with envy.
2. jealousy variable noun
Jealousy is the feeling of anger or bitterness which someone has when they think that another person is trying to take a lover, friend, or possession, away from them, or when they wish that they could have the qualities or possessions that another person has. ⇒ He could not control his jealousy when he saw her new husband. ⇒ Her beauty causes envy and jealousy.
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Translation of ईर्ष्या from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary