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jalousie


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(adj. jalous(e), jelo(u)s),

jealousy, ‘suspicion in love’ (Dr Johnson). The words are occasionally used in wider senses (the Parson speaks of ‘jalousie of goodnesse’ (‘zeal for goodness’, X.539); and the ...

Subjects: Literary Studies (Early and Medieval).


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