[en-ven-uh m] /ɛnˈvɛn əm/
verb (used with object)
to impregnate with venom; make poisonous.
to fill or impregnate with venom; make poisonous
to fill with bitterness or malice
c.1300, envenymen, from Old French envenimer (12c.) “to poison, taint;” from en- (see en- (1)) + venim (see venom). Figurative use is from late 14c. Related: Envenomed; envenoming.
envenomation en·ven·om·a·tion (ěn-věn’ə-mā’shən) n. The injection of a poisonous material by sting, spine, bite, or other similar means.
- Enver Pasha
[en-ver pah-shah] /ɛnˈvɛr pɑˈʃɑ/ noun 1. 1881–1922, Turkish soldier and statesman. /ˈɛnvə ˈpɑːʃə/ noun 1. 1881–1922, Turkish soldier and leader of the Young Turks: minister of war (1914–18)
[en-vee-uh-buh l] /ˈɛn vi ə bəl/ adjective 1. worthy of ; very desirable: an enviable position. /ˈɛnvɪəbəl/ adjective 1. exciting envy; fortunate or privileged adj. c.1600, from envy + -able. Related: Enviably.
[en-vee] /ˈɛn vi/ noun, plural envies. 1. a feeling of discontent or covetousness with regard to another’s advantages, success, possessions, etc. 2. an object of such feeling: Her intelligence made her the envy of her classmates. 3. Obsolete. ill will. verb (used with object), envied, envying. 4. to regard (a person or thing) with envy: […]