Definition of 'jealousy'
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There is often envy or jealousy of others. Beat Stress (1992)You avoid letting jealousy jinx a love match. The Sun (2010)The highs are followed by socialist moments of boiling resentment and jealousy. Times, Sunday Times (2007)She tried but she was still tormented by the anger and jealousy. Why Am I Afraid to be Assertive? (1994)How does she deal with the prospect of jealousy and resentment from her colleagues? Times, Sunday Times (2014)My anger and jealousy of them were the cancer. Christianity Today (2000)So there is envy and jealousy, yes. The Sun (2010)He's being driven by jealousy rather than love. The Sun (2012)Jealousy, rivalry and conflicting ideals help to tear the pair apart. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Neither is he mature if he indulges in jealousy, envy or meanness. 23 Steps to Successful Achievement (1972)Germans are extremely lucky to have this man in their midst and it would be monumental folly to let petty jealousy undermine his position. Times, Sunday Times (2006)There's rivalry but no jealousy. Times, Sunday Times (2006)There was so much petty jealousy in the FA. Sir Alf: A Major Reappraisal of the Life and Times of England's Greatest Football Manager (2006)A mixed programme of modern works with love, jealousy and betrayal as its themes. Times, Sunday Times (2014)What you see is what you get: petty machinations, jealousy and recrimination. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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British English: jealousy NOUN
Jealousy is the feeling of anger that someone has when they think that another person is trying to take away someone or something that they love.
At first his jealousy only showed in small ways–he didn't mind me talking to other guys.
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