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American English: /ˈdʒɛləsli/
British English: /ˈdʒɛləsli/

Translation of jealously in Spanish:


  • 1 1.1 (enviously)
    con envidia
    1.2 (possessively) See examples: he jealously insisted she stop seeing her girlfriends
    insistió, por celos, en que dejara de ver a sus amigas
  • 2 (protectively) a jealously guarded secret
    un secreto celosamente guardado

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