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resent

re·sent

resent

 
 
pronunciation:
rih zent
features:
Word Combinations (verb), Word Parts
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: resented, resenting, resents
definition: to feel bitterness, displeasure, or indignation toward or about.
I resent his patronizing attitude towards me.She has always resented her sister for leaving her to care for their parents alone.His sisters resented that he inherited a much greater part of the property.I resent his butting into my affairs.He resented their treating him as if he were some kind of servant.
antonyms:
forgive
similar words:
begrudge, dislike, envy, grudge
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derivation: resentingly (adv.)
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