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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishinvidiousin‧vid‧i‧ous /ɪnˈvɪdiəs/ adjective written  UNPLEASANTunpleasant, especially because it is likely to offend people or make you unpopular By innocently lying to detectives, she’d put herself in an invidious position.
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invidiousThe ruling may create an invidious distinction in the way the courts treat the rich and the poor.in ... invidious positionDoesn't this put Alsys in an invidious position?This obviously places any nominee director in an invidious position.
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