jealous
jealous(
jehl
-
ihs
)
adjective
1. (envious) 
a. celoso 
He's jealous that his brother got a new toy.Él está celoso porque a su hermano le dieron un juguete nuevo.
b. envidioso 
Jealous people often ask me how I earn so much money.Las personas envidiosas a menudo me preguntan cómo consigo ganar tanto dinero.
2. (protective) 
a. celoso 
She is very jealous of her independence.Es muy celosa de su independencia.
3. (suspicious) 
a. celoso 
He's jealous of all his wife's male friends.Está celoso de todos los amigos hombres de su esposa.
jealous
adjective
1. (envious) 
a. envidioso(a) 
to be jealous of somebodytener envidia de alguien
2. (possessive) 
a. celoso(a) 
jealous [ˈdʒeləs]
adjective
1 [+husband, wife, lover] celoso
to be jealous of sb tener celos de algn; to make sb jealous dar celos a algn
2 (envious) (of possessions, qualities) envidioso
to be jealous of sth envidiar algo
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