Adjective "Jealously" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Jealously


    Definition:

    1. feeling resentment against someone because of that person's rivalry, success, or advantages (often followed by of): He was jealous of his rich brother.

    2. feeling resentment because of another's success, advantage, etc. (often followed by of): He was jealous of his brother's wealth.

    3. characterized by or proceeding from suspicious fears or envious resentment: a jealous rage; jealous intrigues.

    4. inclined to or troubled by suspicions or fears of rivalry, unfaithfulness

    Origin:
    jealous

    Examples:

    "archives can be jealously."