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Jealousness vs. Jealousy

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Jealousnessnoun

The state or condition of being jealous.

Jealousynoun

(uncountable) A state of suspicious guarding towards a spouse, lover etc., from fears of infidelity.

Jealousnessnoun

State or quality of being jealous.

Jealousynoun

(countable) A resentment towards someone for a perceived advantage or superiority they hold.

Jealousynoun

Envy towards another's possessions

Jealousynoun

(archaic) A close concern for someone or something, solicitude, vigilance.

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Jealousynoun

The quality of being jealous; earnest concern or solicitude; painful apprehension of rivalship in cases directly affecting one's happiness; painful suspicion of the faithfulness of husband, wife, or lover.

‘I was jealous for jealousy.’; ‘Jealousy is the . . . apprehension of superiority.’; ‘Whoever had qualities to alarm our jealousy, had excellence to deserve our fondness.’;

Jealousynoun

a feeling of jealous envy (especially of a rival)

Jealousynoun

zealous vigilance;

‘cherish their official political freedom with fierce jealousy’;

Jealousynoun

the state or feeling of being jealous

‘resentments and jealousies festered’; ‘a sharp pang of jealousy’;

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