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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms3.3 / 4 votes

  1. resent

    repel, resist, rebel, recalcitrate, take ill

    acquiesce, submit, condone, pardon, overlook

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. resentverb

    feel bitter or indignant about

    "She resents being paid less than her co-workers"


  2. begrudge, resentverb

    wish ill or allow unwillingly

    envy, begrudge

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Dictionary of English Synonymes3.0 / 2 votes

  1. resentverb

    take ill, take amiss, take offence at, take umbrage at, be offended at, be indignant at, be provoked at

  2. resentverb

    be angry, flare up, take offence, take umbrage

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  1. Linda Campbell:

    Some babies resent not being taken seriously, they might become very responsible, like the oldest, or social, like the middle.

  2. Salman Rushdie:

    The French satirical tradition has always been very pointed and very harsh, and still is, you know, the thing that I really resent is the way in which these, our dead comrades ... who died using the same implement that I use, which is a pen or pencil, have been almost immediately vilified and called racists and I don't know what else.

  3. Barbara De Angelis:

    If you aren't good at loving yourself, you will have a difficult time loving anyone, since you'll resent the time and energy you give another person that you aren't even giving to yourself.

  4. Sanna Marin:

    These videos are private and filmed in a private space. I resent that these became known to the public, i spent a night with my friends. We just partied, also in a boisterous way. I danced and sang.

  5. Sir Winston Churchill:

    Truth is incontrovertible, ignorance can deride it, panic may resent it, malice may destroy it, but there it is.

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