- 妒忌的,猜疑的 feeling or showing fear or resentment of possible rivals in love or affection
- 妒羨的; 羨慕的 feeling or showing resentment of sb's advantages, achievements, etc.; envious
- 精心守護的; 珍惜的 anxiously protective
showing extreme cupidity; painfully desirous of another's advantages;
"he was never covetous before he met her"
"jealous of his success and covetous of his possessions"
"envious of their art collection"
suspicious or unduly suspicious or fearful of being displaced by a rival;
"a jealous lover"
- He was hounded out of his job by jealous rivals.
- He was said to be jealous of her.
- I was jealous of Mary's new bicycle.
- He is jealous of his colleague's success.
- Do you need to worship another jealous human being?
- Othello was a jealous husband.
- She is keeping a jealous eye on her husband.
- He is mortally jealous.
- Don't ask her to dance with you, her husband is very jealous.
- He was very jealous when his wife danced with you.
- Tom was jealous of John.
- They may feel jealous of your success.
- I'm very jealous of your new job.
- He is jealous of his wife's love.
- He is jealous for his right.
- I was jealous that you had another friend.
- bitterly〔blindly, violently〕 jealous 非?！裁つ?極端〕嫉妒
A person of possessive and jealous desire.出自： H. E. Bates
Some guys would get jealous if their wife played tennis with another man.出自： J. Barth
He was so insanely jealous Couldn't stand the thought of her meeting another man.出自： N. Mailer
- jealous的基本意思是“嫉妒的,妒忌的”,指對別人擁有的物品、資質等憤恨不滿,有時還可作“注意的,謹慎的”解。jealous of一般有褒貶兩種意義,主語與of后的人稱一致時含褒義,常譯成“珍愛的,愛惜的”,反之則為貶義,譯成“妒忌的”。
- ☆ 13世紀初期進入英語，直接源自古法語的gelos；最初源自古希臘語的zelos，意為競爭，熱情。