noun see jealous

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  • Jealousness — Jeal ous*ness, n. State or quality of being jealous. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • jealousness — See jealously. * * * …   Universalium

  • jealousness — noun The state or condition of being jealous …   Wiktionary

  • jealousness — n. jealousy, resentment, envy, covetousness; vigilance, zealousness; intolerance …   English contemporary dictionary

  • jealousness — jeal·ous·ness …   English syllables

  • jealousness — noun ( es) Etymology: Middle English jelousnes, from jelous + nes ness : jealousy …   Useful english dictionary

  • jealous — adjective Etymology: Middle English jelous, from Anglo French gelus, from Vulgar Latin *zelosus, from Late Latin zelus zeal more at zeal Date: 13th century 1. a. intolerant of rivalry or unfaithfulness b. disposed to suspect rivalry or… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • jealous — jealously, adv. jealousness, n. /jel euhs/, adj. 1. feeling resentment against someone because of that person s rivalry, success, or advantages (often fol. by of): He was jealous of his rich brother. 2. feeling resentment because of another s… …   Universalium

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