Jealousy is an emotion, and the word typically refers to the thoughts and feelings
of insecurity, .... The word stems from the French jalousie, formed from jaloux (
Jealousy is usually said to be a character flaw in humans and in animals. But is it
? Could learning to be
Fearful or wary of losing one's position or situation to someone else, especially in
a sexual relationship: Her new boyfriend was
1 a : intolerant of rivalry or unfaithfulness b : disposed to suspect rivalry or unfaithfulness. 2 : hostile toward a rival or one believed to enjoy an advantage.
1Feeling or showing an envious resentment of someone or their achievements,
possessions, or perceived advantages: 'she was always
Some usage guides seek to distinguish "