resentment


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extreme displeasure caused by an insult or slight

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Many of the English who were taken on the Spanish coast were sent to dig in the mines of Potosi; and by the usual progress of a spirit of resentment, the innocent were, after a while, confounded with the guilty in indiscriminate punishment.
Ah," the Marchioness murmured, without visible resentment.
But whether her brother had still exceeded her in resentment, Catherine, though she instinctively addressed herself as much to one as to the other in her vindication, had no means of knowing.
The resentment must have been about something else, Mistress Blythe, and you jest come in for a share of it because you happened past.
Anne could hardly discard it completely, for there were undoubtedly times when she felt, with an instinct that was not to be combated by reason, that Leslie harbored a queer, indefinable resentment towards her.
The latter, however, as if content with the offer she had made of herself as a victim to the resentment of Ishmael, now calmly retired, and the spot she had so lately occupied became vacant, leaving a sort of stupid impression on the spectators beneath, not unlike that which it might be supposed would have been created had they just been gazing at some supernatural vision.
Instead, however, of braving the resentment of his father, of whose fierce nature, when aroused, he had had too frequent evidence to excite it wantonly, he turned upon the cowering person of Abiram, observing with a sneer--
demanded Abiram, with a blustering show of resentment.
The implied reproaches against her father--her father, who was lying there in a sort of living death--neutralized all her pity for griefs about tablecloths and china; and her anger on her father's account was heightened by some egoistic resentment at Tom's silent concurrence with her mother in shutting her out from the common calamity.
LANDIKOTAL -- Self-constituted check posts of Khasadar Force at Karhano road caused great resentment among animals dealers.
ISLAMABAD -- The Supreme Court of Pakistan (SCP) on Wednesday has expressed resentment over police negligence in arrests of the culprits who raped at least two women and killed another.
Get Your Joy Back: Banishing Resentment and Reclaiming Confidence in Your Special Needs Family" is her story.
In my 40 years with FIFA I have learned to live with hostility and resentment.
He said: "Personally, I sense at the root of disenchantment with the union in Scotland is a resentment against a larger, richer, altogether more powerful neighbour - England.