To grudge to envy the possession of
- be envious of; set the guts on
- desire ill or allow unwillingly
- To grudge; to envy the possession of.
mid-14c., from be- + Middle English grucchen "to murmur" (see grudge). Relevant: Begrudged; begrudging; begrudgingly.
(v. t.) To grudge; to envy the ownership of.
I didn't begrudge you.