covetous, envious, jealous(adj)
showing extreme cupidity; painfully desirous of another's advantages
"he was never covetous before he met her"; "jealous of his success and covetous of his possessions"; "envious of their art collection"
jealous, green-eyed, overjealous(adj)
suspicious or unduly suspicious or fearful of being displaced by a rival
"a jealous lover"
Suspecting rivalry in love; troubled by worries that one might have been replaced in someone's affections; suspicious of a lover or spouse's fidelity.
Protective, zealously guarding, careful in the protection of something one has or appreciates.
Envious; feeling resentful of someone for a perceived advantage, material or otherwise.
Origin: First coined 1382, jalous, from zelosus, from ζῆλος, from ζηλόω. Cognate to zeal.
zealous; solicitous; vigilant; anxiously watchful
apprehensive; anxious; suspiciously watchful
exacting exclusive devotion; intolerant of rivalry
disposed to suspect rivalry in matters of interest and affection; apprehensive regarding the motives of possible rivals, or the fidelity of friends; distrustful; having morbid fear of rivalry in love or preference given to another; painfully suspicious of the faithfulness of husband, wife, or lover
"Jealous" is the first single by Dir En Grey and was released on May 10, 1998. The music videos of the title track and the B-side "Unknown･･･Despair･･･a Lost" are featured on the VHS Mousou Toukakugeki. A piano-vocal duet version of "Jealous" was later included on the "[KR] Cube" single. "Jealous" is to date, not featured on a studio album. A re-recording of "Unknown･･･Despair･･･a Lost" appears on their 2013 mini-album The Unraveling.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
jel′us, adj. suspicious of or incensed at rivalry: anxious to defend the honour of.—adv. Jeal′ously.—ns. Jeal′ousy, Jeal′oushood (Shak.), Jeal′ousness. [O. Fr. jalous (mod. Fr. jaloux)—L. zelus—Gr. zēlos, emulation.]
The numerical value of jealous in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of jealous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
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- حسود, غيورArabic
- gelósCatalan, Valencian
- ζηλόφθονος, ζηλότυπος, ζηλιάρηςGreek
- envidioso, celosoSpanish
- kateellinen, mustasukkainenFinnish
- jaloux, jalouseFrench
- eudmhor, farmadachScottish Gaelic
- féltékeny, féltőHungarian
- խանդոտ, նախանձոտ, նախանձախնդիրArmenian
- gelosa, gelosoItalian
- 妬ましい, 嫉妬深い, 嫉妬Japanese
- ច្រណែន, ប្រច័ណ្ឌKhmer
- misunnelig, sjaluNorwegian
- ревнующий, ревностный, ревнивый, завидующий, завистливыйRussian
- ljubomoran, љубоморанSerbo-Croatian
- svartsjuk, avundsjukSwedish
- ghen tuôngVietnamese
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