American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- adj. Jealous.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Having green eyes.
- Figuratively, having the mental perception disturbed, as by passion, especially by jealousy; seeing all things discolored or distorted.
GNU Webster's 1913
- adj. Having green eyes.
- adj. Seeing everything under the influence of emotions which discolor or distort.
- adj. suspicious or unduly suspicious or fearful of being displaced by a rival.
- adj. suspicious or unduly suspicious or fearful of being displaced by a rival
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