English version

green with envy

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishgreen with envygreen with envyWANTwishing very much that you had something that someone else has green
Examples from the Corpus
green with envyHis voice had a freshness that would make many tenors under the age of 40 go green with envy.It's enough to turn your fellow board directors green with envy.Many thanks for a first class mag, even if I do go green with envy at some of the kit!Color Cam Neely blue, and make everybody else green with envy when Jaromir Jagr showcases his enormous talents.
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