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green-eyed monster

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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Jealousy.

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  • n. Envy, jealousy, covetousness.

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  • n. a feeling of jealous envy (especially of a rival)

Etymologies

From the association of envy with the color green.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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