Synonyms of jealousy in English:

jealousy


See definition of jealousy

noun

1‘he was consumed with jealousy at the younger man's superior talents’

SYNONYMS

envy, enviousness, covetousness, desire

resentment, resentfulness, bitterness, discontent, spite, grudge

informal the green-eyed monster

ANTONYMS

admiration, pride

2‘their relationship survived the understandable jealousy of his long-suffering wife’

SYNONYMS

suspicion, suspiciousness, distrust, mistrust, doubt, insecurity, anxiety

apprehension about rivals, possessiveness, overprotectiveness

ANTONYMS

trust, understanding

3‘such hierarchies produce an intense jealousy of status’

SYNONYMS

protectiveness, defensiveness, vigilance, watchfulness, heedfulness, mindfulness, care, solicitousness, attentiveness

ANTONYMS

unconcern, carelessness