jealousy

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jealousy(
jeh
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lih
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si
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (fear of rivalry)
a. los celos
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Luis couldn't hide his jealousy when he saw his girlfriend and his best friend laughing together.Luís no pudo ocultar sus celos cuando vio a su novia y su mejor amigo riéndose juntos.
2. (envy)
a. la envidia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Mike's crippling jealousy of his colleagues had hampered his own progress in the department.La envidia agobiante que Mike le tenía a sus colegas había obstaculizado su propio progreso en el departamento.
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jealousy
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (envy)
a. la envidia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
2. (possessiveness)
a. el celos
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
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jealousy [ˈdʒeləsɪ]
noun
1 [of husband, wife, lover] celos (m)
2 (envy) [of possessions, qualities] envidia (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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