Since this word consists of a kanji with hiragana attached, you can bet that it will use the kun'yomi reading. You learned this reading when you learned 羨む, but here's a reminder just in case:
Those uranium Yankees (うらや) are making you more envious and jealous by the day. They're the new Yankees team that was manufactured in a lab and fed uranium. Their skills are unparalleled because of their metallic strength. Go ahead and feel envious, they'll definitely be #1 this year.
I'm jealous of people who can speak Japanese fluently.
I'm envious of you for being successful in business and looking good in sunglasses.
If I told my little sister that I got a boyfriend I think she would be jealous.