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* This is the biggest weakness in Wrestling/MsChif and Michael Elgin's relationship, which otherwise seems to be held together by a very strong bond. Neither one of them can hide their jealousy well when seeing the other getting too physical with the opposite sex, which usually isn't too much of a problem since both had "made it" in the business by the time they had met but some jokers like Truth Martini have arranged such matches, [[TheGadfly likely on purpose]].

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* This is the biggest weakness in Wrestling/MsChif and Michael Elgin's relationship, which otherwise seems to be held together by a very strong bond. Neither one of them can hide their jealousy well when seeing the other getting too physical with the opposite sex, which usually isn't too much of a problem since both had "made it" in the business by the time they had met but some jokers like Truth Martini Wrestling/TruthMartini have arranged such matches, [[TheGadfly likely on purpose]].



* Wrestling/AdamCole's antagonism of Kyle O'Reilly in ''Wrestling/RingOfHonor'' is a nasty combination of envy and jealously. When Future Shock started teaming together, Cole resented the fact O'Reilly was more popular with crowds and critics, but was able to take solace in the fact he had a much more successful singles career than O'Reilly, winning both the Television and World Titles while O'Reilly's team with Bobby Fish, reDRagon, proved to be much more successful than Future Shock had ever been. These frustrations eventually came to a head in 2015 when Future Shock came back together but still proved to be inferior to reDRagon. Then O'Reilly began pursuing a singles career, in particular coming dangerously close to unseating World Champion Wrestling/JayLethal, something Cole would repeatedly interfere with, to ensure he could keep his bragging rights as the more successful singles wrestler.
* Caprice Coleman began to jealously guard his spot in Ring Of Honor after he was pitted against Samson Walker and Pepper Parks, two wrestlers the promotion had shown interest in. Jealousy ended up becoming [[TheResenter resentment]] when he realized Dalton Castle, a wrestler Coleman was initially supportive of, had become much more popular than him with the ROH crowds.

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* Wrestling/AdamCole's antagonism of Kyle O'Reilly in ''Wrestling/RingOfHonor'' Wrestling/RingOfHonor is a nasty combination of envy and jealously. When Future Shock started teaming together, Cole resented the fact O'Reilly was more popular with crowds and critics, but was able to take solace in the fact he had a much more successful singles career than O'Reilly, winning both the Television and World Titles while O'Reilly's team with Bobby Fish, reDRagon, proved to be much more successful than Future Shock had ever been. These frustrations eventually came to a head in 2015 when Future Shock came back together but still proved to be inferior to reDRagon. Then O'Reilly began pursuing a singles career, in particular coming dangerously close to unseating World Champion Wrestling/JayLethal, something Cole would repeatedly interfere with, to ensure he could keep his bragging rights as the more successful singles wrestler.
* Caprice Coleman began to jealously guard his spot in Ring Of Honor after he was pitted against Samson Walker and Pepper Parks, two wrestlers the promotion had shown interest in. Jealousy ended up becoming [[TheResenter resentment]] when he realized Dalton Castle, Wrestling/DaltonCastle, a wrestler Coleman was initially supportive of, had become much more popular than him with the ROH crowds.


Envious and jealous characters on the losing side of a Love Triangle will often fall into the trap of assuming things about their competitor--[[HopelessSuitor or]] [[ImaginaryLoveTriangle "competitor"]]. Such characters are seldom portrayed positively--most are villains--and as such they [[EvilCannotComprehendGood tend to assume some rather bad things about their rivals]]. Expect to see some element of WhatDoesSheSeeInHim on their parts. [[EvilIsPetty Furthermore, they may]] [[MaliciousSlander slander]] their rivals with accusations of unsavoury actions and/or attribute base motives ([[YouAreWhatYouHate such as]] {{pride}}) to their actions. Whether they actually [[BelievingTheirOwnLies believe there is a fundamental truth to such slander]]--or have even been manipulated by a third party--plays a big part in determining audience sympathy for them.

This is the motivation behind the bad kind of DeadPersonImpersonation. A character may attempt to exploit this with OperationJealousy. See also YoureJustJealous. FeetOfClay or ShroudedInMyth may prove that the envy was unmerited--often to the glee of the envious. On the other hand, a story about the LonelyRichKid or some other SourGrapesTropes may demonstrate that the envy is wrong because the envied person really suffers more than the person doing the envy (and not because it's wrong to hate people for what they have).

Romantically, may stem from being LoveHungry and lead to a desire to MurderTheHypotenuse--or be sacrificed because IWantMyBelovedToBeHappy. Occasionally, it can actually overcome CannotSpitItOut--OperationJealousy may overtly attempt to engineer this--or [[GreenEyedEpiphany lead to]] a LoveEpiphany. A man driven by it [[MamasBabyPapasMaybe will often unreasonably doubt whether a child really is his]].

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Envious and jealous characters on the losing side of a Love Triangle will often fall into the trap of assuming things about their competitor--[[HopelessSuitor competitor [[HopelessSuitor or]] [[ImaginaryLoveTriangle "competitor"]]. Such characters are seldom portrayed positively--most positively most are villains--and villains and as such they [[EvilCannotComprehendGood tend to assume some rather bad things about their rivals]]. Expect to see some element of WhatDoesSheSeeInHim on their parts. [[EvilIsPetty Furthermore, they may]] [[MaliciousSlander slander]] their rivals with accusations of unsavoury actions and/or attribute base motives ([[YouAreWhatYouHate such as]] {{pride}}) to their actions. Whether they actually [[BelievingTheirOwnLies believe there is a fundamental truth to such slander]]--or slander]] or have even been manipulated by a third party--plays party plays a big part in determining audience sympathy for them.

This is the motivation behind the bad kind of DeadPersonImpersonation. A character may attempt to exploit this with OperationJealousy. See also YoureJustJealous. FeetOfClay or ShroudedInMyth may prove that the envy was unmerited--often unmerited often to the glee of the envious. On the other hand, a story about the LonelyRichKid or some other SourGrapesTropes may demonstrate that the envy is wrong because the envied person really suffers more than the person doing the envy (and not because it's wrong to hate people for what they have).

Romantically, may stem from being LoveHungry and lead to a desire to MurderTheHypotenuse--or MurderTheHypotenuse or be sacrificed because IWantMyBelovedToBeHappy. Occasionally, it can actually overcome CannotSpitItOut--OperationJealousy CannotSpitItOut OperationJealousy may overtly attempt to engineer this--or this or [[GreenEyedEpiphany lead to]] a LoveEpiphany. A man driven by it [[MamasBabyPapasMaybe will often unreasonably doubt whether a child really is his]].



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** In Seiji's Normal End, he confesses that he's been envious of Akira since childhood, since the other boy's strength (both [[SuperReflexes physical]] and [[NervesOfSteel mental]]) make him more suited to the {{Yakuza}} than Seiji himself.


* Done humorously in one particualr scene in ''VisualNovel/NineHoursNinePersonsNineDoors'', when Junpei inspects Clover's photo.

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* Done humorously in one particualr particular scene in ''VisualNovel/NineHoursNinePersonsNineDoors'', when Junpei inspects Clover's photo.


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* ''VisualNovel/SpiritHunterNG'':
** The Urashima Woman's midwife, Yasuko, was deathly envious of her for being able to give birth while Yasuko [[LawOfInverseFertility couldn't]], leading her to kill the woman and steal her baby for herself.
** Akira theorizes that one of the reasons [[BigBad Kakuya]] sent a lightning bolt down on Seiji and Kaoru, besides just to liven up her game, was that she was jealous of Akira for having friends. [[spoiler:This is confirmed in the endgame, when she erases Akira's memories of them out of jealousy that he's closer to them than her.]]


Oddly enough, ''not'' correlated with characters who have green eyes, or with monsters. Not related to [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Green_Monster the 37-foot high left field wall]] at [[{{UsefulNotes/Baseball}} Fenway Park in Boston]], unless you're envious of someone else having a ballpark with something cool like that.

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Oddly enough, ''not'' correlated with characters who have green eyes, or with monsters.monsters, though they may overlap. Not related to [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Green_Monster the 37-foot high left field wall]] at [[{{UsefulNotes/Baseball}} Fenway Park in Boston]], unless you're envious of someone else having a ballpark with something cool like that.



* ''VisualNovel/DokiDokiLiteratureClub'': Monika is one. [[spoiler:A ''major'' part of the reason Monika was driven to mess with and delete her friends is because she is [[{{Meta}} self-aware]] and is jealous that she didn't get a route.]]

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* ''VisualNovel/DokiDokiLiteratureClub'': Monika is one. [[spoiler:A ''major'' part of the reason Monika was driven to mess with and delete her friends is because she is [[{{Meta}} self-aware]] and is jealous that she didn't get a route.]]]] Fittingly, her eyes are an emerald green.


* ''VisualNovel/SchoolDays'': Sekai and Kotonoha. VERY jealous of each other because they both like Makoto. To make matters even worse, [[PsychoticLoveTriangle both girls]] are {{Yandere}}. The most infamous endings (as well as the one for the anime adaptation) have things ending very, ''very'' badly as a result.

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* ''VisualNovel/SchoolDays'': Sekai and Kotonoha. VERY jealous of each other because they both like Makoto. To make matters even worse, [[PsychoticLoveTriangle both girls]] are {{Yandere}}. The most infamous endings (as well as the one for the anime adaptation) have things ending very, ''very'' badly as a result. [[spoiler: It is, however, possible for them to set aside their jealousy and agree to [[{{Polyamory}} both date him]].]]





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--> '''Junpei''': Looking at this photo she's kinda cute isn't she?
-->'''Akane''': ''[DeathGlare]''
-->'''Junpei''': Huh? What is it?
-->'''Akane''': [[BlatantLies Nothing. Nothing at all]].
-->'''Junpei''': ''(Why does her smile make me feel cold)''?

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--> '''Junpei''': -->'''Junpei:''' Looking at this photo she's kinda cute isn't she?
-->'''Akane''': ''[DeathGlare]''
-->'''Junpei''':
she?\\
'''Akane:''' ''[DeathGlare]''\\
'''Junpei:'''
Huh? What is it?
-->'''Akane''':
it?\\
'''Akane:'''
[[BlatantLies Nothing. Nothing at all]].
-->'''Junpei''':
all]].\\
'''Junpei:'''
''(Why does her smile make me feel cold)''?



* Jouglat from ''Series/TheCryOfMann'' starts to crush on Agent Martinez almost as soon as she arrives. Witnessing her share close moments with Berry contributes to his overall mental decline, as he drinks more heavily and goes on bitter rants about how secrets being kept.



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* [[WebVideo/DoctorHorriblesSingAlongBlog Dr. Horrible's]] envy of [[SmugSuper Captain Hammer]] fuels everything he does. It starts out with perpetual envy and disgust of Hammer's success and the (arguably undeserved) worship the city gives him, but what really drives him over the edge is envy/jealousy over Hammer dating the girl he's had his eye on, and Hammer gloating about it to rub it in his face, to boot. [[DownerEnding It doesn't end well.]] At all.
* Part of why WebVideo/TheNostalgiaCritic's a BadBoss. Reviewing is the only thing he has so he's freaked out by people going into his territory and doing it better than him (or so he thinks).
* WebVideo/TheNostalgiaChick and [[Creator/AllisonPregler Lupa]] are friendly at first (or as friendly as the Chick can be), but when Chick discovers Lupa has Todd's affections but doesn't want them, she's so jealous that she tries to kill the redhead.



* ''WesternAnimation/{{Damaged}}'': TJ is jealous of Dillon, the [[BigManOnCampus Big Robot On Campus]] that everybody but him loves because he [[DoAnythingRobot has a wide assortmant of gadgets]] that he uses to help his fellow classmates. [[AbortedArc It only lasts for that episode.]]

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* ''WesternAnimation/{{Damaged}}'': ''WebAnimation/{{Damaged}}'': TJ is jealous of Dillon, the [[BigManOnCampus Big Robot On Campus]] that everybody but him loves because he [[DoAnythingRobot has a wide assortmant of gadgets]] that he uses to help his fellow classmates. [[AbortedArc It only lasts for that episode.]]


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* Jouglat from ''Series/TheCryOfMann'' starts to crush on Agent Martinez almost as soon as she arrives. Witnessing her share close moments with Berry contributes to his overall mental decline, as he drinks more heavily and goes on bitter rants about how secrets being kept.
* ''WebVideo/DrHorriblesSingAlongBlog'': Dr. Horrible's envy of [[SmugSuper Captain Hammer]] fuels everything he does. It starts out with perpetual envy and disgust of Hammer's success and the (arguably undeserved) worship the city gives him, but what really drives him over the edge is envy/jealousy over Hammer dating the girl he's had his eye on, and Hammer gloating about it to rub it in his face, to boot. [[DownerEnding It doesn't end well.]] At all.
* Part of why WebVideo/TheNostalgiaCritic's a MeanBoss. Reviewing is the only thing he has so he's freaked out by people going into his territory and doing it better than him (or so he thinks).
* WebVideo/TheNostalgiaChick and [[Creator/AllisonPregler Lupa]] are friendly at first (or as friendly as the Chick can be), but when Chick discovers Lupa has Todd's affections but doesn't want them, she's so jealous that she tries to kill the redhead.
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* Envy was the motivation that lead to Chuck Taylor leading The Gentleman's Club into EVOLVE. He once had [[TheAce the best record in the promotion]] but he [[EveryYearTheyFizzleOut couldn't win when it really counted]], unlike his Ronin partners Rich Swann and Wrestling/JohnnyGargano, causing him to lash out at them.

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* Envy was the motivation that lead to Chuck Taylor Wrestling/ChuckTaylor leading The Gentleman's Club into EVOLVE. He once had [[TheAce the best record in the promotion]] but he [[EveryYearTheyFizzleOut couldn't win when it really counted]], unlike his Ronin partners Rich Swann and Wrestling/JohnnyGargano, causing him to lash out at them.

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* Jouglat from ''Series/TheCryOfMann'' starts to crush on Agent Martinez almost as soon as she arrives. Witnessing her share close moments with Berry contributes to his overall mental decline, as he drinks more heavily and goes on bitter rants about how secrets being kept.


Oddly enough, ''not'' correlated with characters who have green eyes. Not related to [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Green_Monster the 37-foot high left field wall]] at [[{{UsefulNotes/Baseball}} Fenway Park in Boston]], unless you're envious of someone else having a ballpark with something cool like that.

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Oddly enough, ''not'' correlated with characters who have green eyes.eyes, or with monsters. Not related to [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Green_Monster the 37-foot high left field wall]] at [[{{UsefulNotes/Baseball}} Fenway Park in Boston]], unless you're envious of someone else having a ballpark with something cool like that.


Oddly enough, ''not'' correlated with characters who have GreenEyes. Not related to [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Green_Monster the 37-foot high left field wall]] at [[{{UsefulNotes/Baseball}} Fenway Park in Boston]], unless you're envious of someone else having a ballpark with something cool like that.

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Oddly enough, ''not'' correlated with characters who have GreenEyes.green eyes. Not related to [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Green_Monster the 37-foot high left field wall]] at [[{{UsefulNotes/Baseball}} Fenway Park in Boston]], unless you're envious of someone else having a ballpark with something cool like that.


* Envy was the motivation that lead to Chuck Taylor leading The Gentleman's Club into EVOLVE. He once had [[TheAce the best record in the promotion]] but he [[EveryYearTheyFizzleOut couldn't win when it really counted]], unlike his Ronin partners Rich Swann and Johnny Gargano, causing him to lash out at them.
* Adam Cole's antagonism of Kyle O'Reilly in Wrestling/RingOfHonor is a nasty combination of envy and jealously. When Future Shock started teaming together, Cole resented the fact O'Reilly was more popular with crowds and critics, but was able to take solace in the fact he had a much more successful singles career than O'Reilly, winning both the Television and World Titles while O'Reilly's team with Bobby Fish, reDRagon, proved to be much more successful than Future Shock had ever been. These frustrations eventually came to a head in 2015 when Future Shock came back together but still proved to be inferior to reDRagon. Then O'Reilly began pursuing a singles career, in particular coming dangerously close to unseating World Champion Wrestling/JayLethal, something Cole would repeatedly interfere with, to ensure he could keep his bragging rights as the more successful singles wrestler.

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* Envy was the motivation that lead to Chuck Taylor leading The Gentleman's Club into EVOLVE. He once had [[TheAce the best record in the promotion]] but he [[EveryYearTheyFizzleOut couldn't win when it really counted]], unlike his Ronin partners Rich Swann and Johnny Gargano, Wrestling/JohnnyGargano, causing him to lash out at them.
* Adam Cole's Wrestling/AdamCole's antagonism of Kyle O'Reilly in Wrestling/RingOfHonor ''Wrestling/RingOfHonor'' is a nasty combination of envy and jealously. When Future Shock started teaming together, Cole resented the fact O'Reilly was more popular with crowds and critics, but was able to take solace in the fact he had a much more successful singles career than O'Reilly, winning both the Television and World Titles while O'Reilly's team with Bobby Fish, reDRagon, proved to be much more successful than Future Shock had ever been. These frustrations eventually came to a head in 2015 when Future Shock came back together but still proved to be inferior to reDRagon. Then O'Reilly began pursuing a singles career, in particular coming dangerously close to unseating World Champion Wrestling/JayLethal, something Cole would repeatedly interfere with, to ensure he could keep his bragging rights as the more successful singles wrestler.


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* The ''TabletopGame/{{Exalted}}'' character Havesh likes killing men and raping their wives just because they were lucky enough to be born into a [[FantasticCasteSystem caste]].
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* In the ''Theatre/MrsHawking'' play series: There's an implication in part IV: ''Gilded Cages'' that Elizabeth envies Victoria, both for her advantages in life (for which the girl had no appreciation) and the devoted attentions of Captain Hawking (in which she had no interest.)

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* In the ''Theatre/MrsHawking'' play series: There's there's an implication in part IV: ''Gilded Cages'' that Elizabeth envies Victoria, both for her advantages in life (for which the girl had has no appreciation) and the devoted attentions of Captain Hawking (in which she had no interest.)interest).


* ''WesternAnimation/{{Damaged}}: TJ is jealous of Dillon, the [[BigManOnCampus Big Robot On Campus]] that everybody but him loves because he [[DoAnythingRobot has a wide assortmant of gadgets]] that he uses to help his fellow classmates. [[AbortedArc It only lasts for that episode.]]

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* ''WesternAnimation/{{Damaged}}: ''WesternAnimation/{{Damaged}}'': TJ is jealous of Dillon, the [[BigManOnCampus Big Robot On Campus]] that everybody but him loves because he [[DoAnythingRobot has a wide assortmant of gadgets]] that he uses to help his fellow classmates. [[AbortedArc It only lasts for that episode.]]

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* ''WesternAnimation/{{Damaged}}: TJ is jealous of Dillon, the [[BigManOnCampus Big Robot On Campus]] that everybody but him loves because he [[DoAnythingRobot has a wide assortmant of gadgets]] that he uses to help his fellow classmates. [[AbortedArc It only lasts for that episode.]]

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