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resentful

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adjective re·sent·ful \-fəl\

Simple Definition of resentful

  • : having or showing a feeling of anger or displeasure about someone or something unfair

Full Definition of resentful

  1. 1 :  full of resentment :  inclined to resent <felt resentful of her success>

  2. 2 :  caused or marked by resentment <resentful anger>

re·sent·ful·ly play \-fə-lē\ adverb
re·sent·ful·ness noun

Examples of resentful

  1. She is resentful about being demoted.

  2. She gave me a resentful glare.

  3. a resentful letter to the editor



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First Known Use of resentful

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Rhymes with resentful


RESENTFUL Defined for Kids

resentful

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adjective re·sent·ful \ri-ˈzent-fəl\

Definition of resentful

  1. :  full of angry displeasure <She's resentful at being treated like a baby.>





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