Translation of jealous in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 (fearing rivalry)(husband/lover)to get jealous
celosoponerse celosohe does it to make you jealouslo hace para que te pongas celosain a jealous rageen un arrebato de celosto be jealous
ofsomebodyestar celoso dealguien
dealguienExample sentences1.2 (envious)
(person/nature)don't you feel jealous when you see … ?
- We stopped sleeping together, but when Hanna got a new boyfriend I was jealous for the first time ever.
- A jealous husband broke a man's nose because he thought someone was ‘ogling’ his wife.
- Also, she had been asked to join study groups, but the husband was jealous, and forbade her from meeting with other students.
envidioso¿no te da envidia ver …?you're only jealous!¡lo que tienes es envidia!to be jealous
ofsomethingenvidiar algoto be jealous ofsomebodytenerle envidia aalguienExample sentences
- They were much more intelligent than we were, and quite frankly, we were jealous of their achievements.
- By our very nature, we are selfish, jealous, envious, stricken with strife, and sometimes downright rebellious.
- It would be selfish to be jealous of him, and I could truthfully say I wasn't.
- 2 (protective)to be jealous
ofsomethingser celoso dealgoExample sentences
- Mr Dallas said Edmunds was possessive and jealous of Miss Lawrance and took the view that if he could not have her then no one else would.
- He was too possessive of her, she was too jealous of him.
- It means that he cares enough about you and your relationship that he is getting jealous and protective of you.
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