celoso
celoso(
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adjective
1. (envious) 
a. jealous 
Ne te pongas celoso del éxito de los demás. ¡Mejor ponte a trabajar!Don't get jealous of other people's success. Instead, get to work!
Manuel está celoso del asistente personal de su esposa.Manuel is jealous of his wife's personal assistant.
2. (dedicated) 
a. zealous 
Timoteo es un supervisor muy celoso. Saca mucho provecho de su gente.Timoteo is a very zealous supervisor. He gets a lot out of his people.
Gracias a tus esfuerzos celosos, la empresa ha generado ganancias este trimestre.Thanks to your conscientious efforts, the company has turned a profit this quarter.
celoso
adjective
1. (con celos) 
a. jealous 
2. (cumplidor) 
a. keen, eager 
Noun
3. (con celos) 
a. jealous person 
celoso
adjective
1 [+marido, hermano] jealous;de of
2 (ferviente) zealous; (en el trabajo) conscientious
3 (desconfiado) suspicious; distrustful
4 (Latinoamérica) (Mecánica) highly sensitive
5 (And) [+barca] unsteady; easily upset
6 (Latinoamérica) [+arma] delicate; liable to go off
este es un fusil celoso this gun is quite liable to go off
Phrases with "celoso"
Here are the most popular phrases with "celoso." Click the phrases to see the full entry.
estar celoso
to be jealous
estoy celoso
I'm jealous
no seas celoso
don't be jealous
Examples
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