the green-eyed monster
- Jealousy personified.[from Shakespeare's Othello ( iii. iii. 166)]Example sentences
- A staggeringly beautiful face, a body to die for, highly successful and brains to boot - the green-eyed monster in all of us would almost wish her personality to be something less - but it's not!
- However, I have to admit that the green-eyed monster sometimes rears its head when I compare my puny attempts with those of your experts.
- He realises that it's another attack of the green-eyed monster.
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