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Synonyms for jealous

Synonyms for jealous

fearful of the loss of position or affection

resentfully or painfully desirous of another's advantages

Synonyms for jealous

showing extreme cupidity

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suspicious or unduly suspicious or fearful of being displaced by a rival

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I believe I'm not jealous. I'm not jealous: I believe you when you're here; but when you're away somewhere leading your life, so incomprehensible to me..."
Presence-On a continuum, of 0 ("no jealousy") to 10 (extreme jealousy), with 5 representing ("average jealousy"), these students reported feeling jealous at a mean level of 5.3 in their current or last relationship.
Pam: We're very jealous. We are evil, jealous people.
Hollywood idol Tom Cruise says his missus Nicole Kidman never gets jealous - because their life together is "magic".
ButA recent reports areA putting a different yet interesting spin to the story - that the singer was just doing it to make Bradley Cooper jealous because he's not yet ready to commit.
Prince Harry once declared that he was jealous of Prince William.
Farid Rahma said in his comments during "Arab Wood" program that he is the jealous kind of husband, dismissing comments that say he does not get jealous, and said: "Try to do something and check if I would get jealous or not ".
Police in Pennsylvania arrested a man Saturday after he broke into a home and attacked his co-worker (https://www.ibtimes.com/mother-attacks-daughter-machete-over-money-nearly-severs-teens-hand-2757725) with a machete in a jealous rage.
Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin today dismissed PAS's assertion that Pakatan Harapan would only last in Putrajaya for five years, saying that Islamist party was just 'jealous' of being stuck as an opposition party.
EMMERDALE ITV, 7pm JACOB is sulky, jealous over David and Maya's growing bond, but David is concerned.
Summary: Raipur (Chhattisgarh) [India], Nov 17 (ANI): Punjab Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu on Saturday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi was jealous of him as Imran Khan did not invite him to attend his swearing-in ceremony as Pakistan's Prime Minister.
Ben Jealous placed nearly a half dozen calls to a lobbyist convicted of mail fraud asking for help on his campaign an action that contradicts the ethics reform proposal the Maryland Democratic gubernatorial nominee is releasing later today.
Bowier) is jealous by criticizing government for vetting applicants to serve as Independence Day Orators.