Jealous

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Definition

jealous: envious, wishing you had something someone else has
adjective

jealousy: envy, wanting what others have
noun

Examples

  • "Brian : Because I'm jealous, sir."
  • "They are jealous liars."
  • "Everyone knows you're jealous of Stink."
  • "Johns, who has been widely criticised for wasting money on the album, responded to critics yesterday, saying: "You're just jealous because you can't afford to have the Queen of England rap on one of your songs."
  • "One of my cousins has recently given birth, and I'm so jealous that I actually contemplated kidnapping her newborn baby!"
  • "The other female monkeys are very jealous."

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