- Word Combinations (verb), Word Parts
|part of speech:
||resented, resenting, resents
||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.
- similar words:
- begrudge, dislike, envy, grudge