jealously

All Adverb
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  • He watched her jealously until she drew near, then called her to him. Cited from The Lions of the Lord, by Harry Leon Wilson
  • However, if he asked you straight out, you would guard the secret very jealously. Cited from Tom Swift and The Visitor from Planet X, by Victor Appleton
  • He loved them jealously, and left them no will of their own. Cited from Jean-Christophe: In Paris, by Romain Rolland
  • It was opened jealously, and closed as he entered, leaving me without. Cited from The Caxtons, by E. B. Lytton, Part 5
  • And going out he closed the door behind him -- closed it jealously, that they might not hear. Cited from The Long Night, by Stanley Weyman
  • You are with your friends, who will jealously guard your honor. Cited from McClure's Magazine, January, 1896, Vol. VI. No. 2, by Various
  • If you have a secret and wish to keep it, guard it jealously. Cited from The Secret of a Happy Home (1896), by Marion Harland
  • That is what has made her watch your conduct so jealously, Mary. Cited from The Admirable Crichton by J. M. Barrie
  • She jealously hid them from others, being determined to keep them entirely to herself. Cited from Sanine, by Michael Artzibashef
  • He jealously watched her social progress, and he contributed not a little toward it. Cited from The Purple Heights, by Marie Conway Oemler
  • He felt uncertain of himself, and all the time her eyes watched him jealously. Cited from A Maker of History, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • Just notice how jealously he watches her and makes the men clean her off! Cited from The Downfall, by Emile Zola
  • His thoughts were concentrated jealously upon his own position in this novel setting. Cited from The Market-Place by Harold Frederic
  • "What did they say about her, down here?" he asked jealously. Cited from From a Bench in Our Square, by Samuel Hopkins Adams
  • I call that mind free which jealously guards its intellectual rights and powers. Cited from Leaves of Life, by Margaret Bird Steinmetz
  • She could neither see it nor hear it, but she was jealously conscious of it. Cited from Lady Rose's Daughter, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • How jealously do they guard against leaving there any already existing germs! Cited from Is Life Worth Living?, by William Hurrell Mallock
  • Keep it jealously, and never use it save under orders or in the last necessity. Cited from Greenmantle, by John Buchan
  • They jealously guard the secret, even as they mine other worlds for their resources.
  • But he never cut them and brought them into the house, and he watched jealously that no one else should do so. Cited from Dangerous Days, by Mary Roberts Rinehart
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Meaning of jealously

  • adverb With jealousy
    he guarded his privacy jealously