Glossary

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jealous (adj.) 1suspicious, mistrustful, wary, watchful
jealous (adj.) 2doubtful, uncertain, apprehensive
jealous (adj.) 3anxious, uneasy, worried [about]
jealous (adj.) 4vigilant, zealous, solicitous
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H5 IV.i.278 [Erpingham to King Henry] your nobles, jealous of your absence, / Seek through your camp to find you
TN IV.iii.27 [Olivia to Sebastian] Plight me the full assurance of your faith, / That my most jealous and too doubtful soul / May live at peace [also: sense 1]