Jealousy

Jeal"ous*y

(?), n.;
pl. Jealousies (#).
[ F. jalousie. See Jealous, and cf. Jalousie.] The quality of being jealous; earnest concern or solicitude; painful apprehension of rivalship in cases directly affecting one's happiness; painful suspicion of the faithfulness of husband, wife, or lover.
[1913 Webster]

I was jealous for jealousy.
Zech. viii. 2.
[1913 Webster]

Jealousy is the . . . apprehension of superiority.
Shenstone.
[1913 Webster]

Whoever had qualities to alarm our jealousy, had excellence to deserve our fondness.
Rambler.
[1913 Webster]

 

New - Add Dictionary Search to Your Site

You can add a free dictionary search box to your own web site by copying and pasting the following HTML into one of your web pages:

<form action="http://www.freedict.co.uk/search.php" method="post">
 <p style="text-align: center; font-family: sans-serif;">
  <a style="font-weight: bold;" href="http://www.freedict.co.uk/"
     title="FreeDict free online dictionary">FreeDict</a>
  <input type="text" name="word" size="20" value="" />
  <input type="submit" name="submit" value="Search Dictionary" />
 </p>
</form>

 

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Mon 17th December 2018