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Frank J. Wilstach, comp.  A Dictionary of Similes.  1916.
 
Jealous
 
  Jealous as a barren wife.
            —William Congreve
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  Jealous as a pet greyhound.
            —Victor Hugo
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  Jealous as a Spaniard.
            —Victor Hugo
  3
  Jealous as a Spanish miser.
            —Charles Macklin
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  As jealous as a nine-day’s lover.
            —Henry. C. Merivale
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  Jealous as a Barbary cock pigeon over his hen.
            —William Shakespeare
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  Jealous as a cat.
            —Giovanni Torriano (Italian Proverbs)
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  Jealous as a couple of hairdressers.
            —Richard Chenevix Trench
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  Jealous as a Venetian.
            —Voltaire
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