/ (dʒəˈluːz) /
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Scot to suspect; infer
THINGAMABOB OR THINGUMMY: CAN YOU DISTINGUISH BETWEEN THE US AND UK TERMS IN THIS QUIZ?
Do you know the difference between everyday US and UK terminology? Test yourself with this quiz on words that differ across the Atlantic.
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In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Word Origin for jalouse
C19: from French jalouser to be jealous of
Words nearby jalouse
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How to use jalouse in a sentence
An' noo I maun leave ye to mak' what ye can oot o' this, for I jalouse it'll pass ye to untaukle the whole hypothec.Penelope's Experiences in Scotland|Kate Douglas Wiggin
The Moors at El Aziz are not seafaring; and gin the morn they jalouse what we have done, we have the start of them.A Modern Telemachus|Charlotte M. Yonge
That sinister old proverb, La jalouse se lve de bonne heure, rose in his memory.The Happy Hypocrite|Max Beerbohm
It is beautiful, and she was jalouse when I say I love my lady of wax.Lady Maude's Mania|George Manville Fenn
Nooadays, in oor hoose, ye wad never jalouse it was the Fair at a' if it wasna for the nae parridge in the mornin's.Erchie|(AKA Hugh Foulis) Neil Munro