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resentful

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1 having or showing deep-seated resentment
  • he is still resentful about being passed over for a promotion

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2 having or showing mean resentment of another's possessions or advantages
  • resentful of her cousin's wealth

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The first known use of resentful was in 1656

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“Resentful.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/resentful. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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