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green–eyed monster

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of green–eyed monster

  1. a painful awareness of another's possessions or advantages and a desire to have them too <the green-eyed monster dogged her whenever she visited her wealthy sister> Synonyms covetousness, enviousness, green-eyed monster, invidiousness, jealousy, resentmentRelated Words animosity, enmity, hatred, ill will; malice, maliciousness, spitefulnessNear Antonyms benevolence, goodwill, kindness, sympathy




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