noun, plural jeal·ous·ies for 4.
Origin of jealousy
Examples from the Web for jealousy
However, her jealousy drove her so much that she wanted to be seen at the wedding.In New Brothers Grimm 'Snow White', The Prince Doesn't Save Her|The Brothers Grimm|November 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Hours later, he confessed to having shot his girlfriend out of jealousy.
So yeah, a lot of the press about Martin Amis is fueled by jealousy.Martin Amis Talks About Nazis, Novels, and Cute Babies|Ronald K. Fried|October 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Their relationship was messy and sordid and full of lies and jealousy and betrayal and backstabbing.How to Get Away With Gayness: Shonda Rhimes Kills TV’s Sex Stereotypes|Kevin Fallon|September 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Grilled about whether his statements stemmed from racism or jealousy, as he has claimed, Sterling started to stumble.Donald Sterling’s Insane Attempt at Damage Control Fails Miserably|Nina Strochlic|May 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Love, in the exclusive form, has jealousy for its complement; and jealousy brings on strife and division.History of American Socialisms|John Humphrey Noyes
They were too insignificant to attract much attention from the government, or excite the jealousy of a great corporation.
She frankly accused herself of jealousy, though she did not say of whom.Vittoria, Complete|George Meredith
I have no jealousy of that deep affection which runs back through long lineage.President Wilson's Addresses|Woodrow Wilson
A hot flush passed over the brow of Lady Isabel; a sensation very like jealousy flew to her heart.East Lynne|Mrs. Henry Wood