- Word Combinations (noun), Word Explorer
|part of speech:
||envious or suspicious resentment, as of another's success, good fortune, or good qualities.
He couldn't hide his jealousy when his colleague was awarded the prize.
- similar words:
||suspicion or fear of losing another's affection, being betrayed, or being bested in some rivalry.
His jealousy over his wife's friendships put a strain on their marriage.
||watchfulness in guarding or keeping something.
||a jealous condition, attitude, or mood.