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synonyms for jealousy

  • grudge
  • resentment
  • covetousness
  • enviousness
  • spite
  • backbiting
  • begrudging
  • evil eye
  • green-eyed monster
  • grudgingness
  • jaundiced eye
  • resentfulness
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How to use jealousy in a sentence

Obviously, all families have issues, but with my sister Kathy, jealousy or sibling rivalry are not issues that we ever had.
WHY KYLE RICHARDS THINKS SHE'S THE MICHAEL MYERS OF REAL HOUSEWIVESCADY LANGOCTOBER 15, 2021TIME
Experiences of fear, jealousy, joy, and pride are very different, but they are more similar to each other than any one of them is to a visual experience, or to an auditory experience.
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Here we see a novelist who embraced his passions — his lusts, his angers, his resentments, his envies and his jealousies — who, indeed, was largely driven by them.
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When Florez heard her peers were pulled from similar placements late last year, she was happy for them, but felt a surprising pang of jealousy, a feeling like, “You should’ve took me out when I was there!”
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Some people feel a twinge of jealousy when a work colleague is praised by the boss.
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We may not all be cold-blooded killers, creators Charles Rogers and Sarah Violet-Bliss suggest, but when it comes down to it, we all possess lethal levels of selfishness or pettiness or prejudice or jealousy or insecurity or rage.
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She was as incapable of jealousy as of aching vanity in the fact of a son whom the world was never permitted to forget.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
Sick with jealousy and spite, she bowed as she passed, trying to look eighteen, and tenderly reproachful.
ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
He looked back—looked down—upon former emotions and activities; and hence the confusing alternating of jealousy and forgiveness.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
But though he conquered this weakness, he never overcame his jealousy of his fellow Marshals and generals.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
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WORDS RELATED TO JEALOUSY

  • jealousy
  • resentfulness
  • resentment
  • the green-eyed monster
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.