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jealous

adjective

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1 intolerant of rivalry or unfaithfulness
  • a boyfriend who became jealous whenever she paid attention to anyone but him

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2 having or showing mean resentment of another's possessions or advantages
  • was jealous of his friend's great popularity with the girls

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The first known use of jealous was in the 13th century

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“Jealous.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/jealous. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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