One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘he was consumed with jealousy at the younger man's superior talents’
envy, enviousness, covetousness, desire
resentment, resentfulness, bitterness, discontent, spite, grudge
informal the green-eyed monster
2‘their relationship survived the understandable jealousy of his long-suffering wife’
suspicion, suspiciousness, distrust, mistrust, doubt, insecurity, anxiety
apprehension about rivals, possessiveness, overprotectiveness
3‘such hierarchies produce an intense jealousy of status’
protectiveness, defensiveness, vigilance, watchfulness, heedfulness, mindfulness, care, solicitousness, attentiveness
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