Jealous Synonyms and Antonyms

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Synonyms for Jealous

Characterized by envy; feeling, showing, or resulting from envy
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Resulting from or expressive of severe grief, anguish, or disappointment:
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(Gram.) Designating or of a case, form, or construction expressing possession or some like relationship: in English, this is expressed a) by the addition of a final s (for nouns and some pronouns) preceded or followed by an apostrophe, or sometimes by the addition of an apostrophe only after a final (s) sound (Ex.: John's book, women's lives, boys' games, conscience' sake) b) by a change of form in pronouns (Ex.: I, my, mine; you, your, yours; it, its; who, whose) c) by of preceding a form without the possessive ending (Ex.: lives of men) or preceding a form in the possessive case (Ex.: a play of Shakespeare's, a friend of mine — called a double possessive)
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Arousing or likely to arouse suspicion in others
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On one's guard; cautious, suspicious, etc.
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(Obs.) Envious
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Excessively jealous.
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Adapted or intended to afford protection.
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Causing or giving rise to distrust.
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Feeling, expressing, or characterized by a strong or immoderate desire for the possessions of another:
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Of or having to do with jealousy
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Feeling or showing resentment
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Lacking self-confidence; plagued by anxiety:
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Of, pertaining to, having or arising from possession
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Anticipating something with anxiety or fear.
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Not easily persuaded or convinced; doubting; questioning
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Affected by or exhibiting envy, prejudice, or hostility.
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(Archaic) Wakeful; unsleeping
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Fearful of the loss of position or affection
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Requiring much endurance, strength, or patience.
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Having or causing mistrust, suspicions, or forebodings.
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Antonyms for Jealous

Not interested; indifferent
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Not resentful; without resentment.
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That trusts; trustful
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In a state of satisfaction.
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In confidence; as if with trust.
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Allowing for or accommodating adjustments, errors, imperfections, weakness, etc.; not exacting or harsh
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Full of confidence
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(Archaic) Pleased
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Words Related to Jealous

Fearful of the loss of position or affection
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Resentfully or painfully desirous of another's advantages
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