Adjective "Jealousies" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Jealousies


    Definition:

    1. jealous resentment against a rival, a person enjoying success or advantage, etc., or against another's success or advantage itself.

    2. mental uneasiness from suspicion or fear of rivalry, unfaithfulness, etc., as in love or aims.

    3. vigilance in maintaining or guarding something.

    4. a jealous feeling, disposition, state, or mood.

    Origin:
    jealousy

    Examples:

    "wars can be jealousies."