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  • “Your dad and I were always really close and I think your mom was a little jeal—”

    The Promised World

  • But, for the first time in his life, he'd experienced the ugly bum of jeal - ousy, when he'd realised that Kranst held a power over Antonia that was a challenge to his own.

    The Bellini Bride

  • He's jeal-ous of his best friend, as well, because his best friend has won the most beautiful girl any of us have ever seen.

    Wizard and Glass

  • "Takhisis will guard her newfound power jeal-ously, but there will be other gods in the Abyss, just as eager to enter the world arid turn the tide of his'tory to their liking."

    The Dark Queen

  • Anne, yesterday when I said I wasn't jeal - ous of you, I wasn't being entirely honest.

    The Diary Of A Young Girl

  • Stile remained sorry his friend Neysa was not here to share the trip with him-but realized that Neysa might be jeal - ous of the Lady Blue, with some reason.

    Juxtaposition

  • It had been Theleb K'aarna's jeal - ousy of Elric which had turned him from a relatively peaceful student of the dark arts into a vengeful practi - tioner of the most frightful sorceries.

    The Vanishing Tower

  • All this was particularly strong in Germany and was accentuated there by the jeal - ousies which the brilliant Italians of the Renaissance had provoked; it was manifested also in the determi - nation to assert, against the French, the German char - acter of Alsace.

    HISTORIOGRAPHY

  • On the other hand, the unique and “jeal - ous” nature of the God of Judeo-Christian monotheism forbade his faithful ones that “sacrifice to idols” which the imperial Roman authorities regarded above all as evidence of political loyalty.

    RELIGIOUS TOLERATION

  • At first, the Ferny Creek family showed jeal-ousy when too much attention was paid to their kitten, until they de-cided that nobody was trying to steal it.

    The Fuzzy Papers

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