green-eyed

[green-ahyd]

adjective Informal.

jealous; envious; distrustful.

Nearby words

  1. green, julian,
  2. green, paul,
  3. green, william,
  4. green-backed heron,
  5. green-collar,
  6. green-eyed monster,
  7. green-light,
  8. green-wellie,
  9. green-winged teal,
  10. greenaway

Origin of green-eyed

First recorded in 1590–1600

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British Dictionary definitions for green-eyed

green-eyed

adjective

jealous or envious
the green-eyed monster jealousy or envy
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