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Synonyms for resent

be bitter about

Synonyms

  • be bitter about
  • dislike
  • object to
  • grudge
  • begrudge
  • take exception to
  • be offended by
  • be angry about
  • take offence at
  • take umbrage at
  • harbour a grudge against
  • be pissed (off) about
  • take as an insult
  • bear a grudge about
  • be in a huff about
  • take amiss to
  • have hard feelings about

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Synonyms for resent

feel bitter or indignant about

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wish ill or allow unwillingly

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This he resented, and when she stood shoulder to shoulder with him, bristling and showing her teeth, the aspiring solitary ones would back off, turn-tail, and continue on their lonely way.
They resented Michael's intrusion on the instant, spitting, lashing their long tails, and crouching to spring.
Nothing is more certain than that the ladies always gain of the men by keeping their ground, and letting their pretended lovers see they can resent being slighted, and that they are not afraid of saying No.
This Mrs Wilkins, at length, so resented, that she very openly showed all manner of respect and fondness to little Tommy, in opposition to Mrs Blifil.
That was necessary and unavoidable; it was the private intrusions which I resented with all the spleen the sea had left me in exchange for the qualities it had taken away.
And had the servant--perhaps the faithful servant who loved her--discovered and resented it?
It was a scrappy meal because Mary Ann resented getting anything ready after tea, and Mrs.
Lady Holchester bitterly resents her son's marriage.
And there has never been a day when the women have not resented man's use of alcohol, though they have never had the power to give weight to their resentment.
When Zarathustra so spake, his disciple resented it, but was silent.
"At times I've resented him for it and there are bits I did resent him for."
On the online forum site (https://www.quora.com/Did-Princess-Diana-ever-resent-Prince-Charles-for-making-a-comment-about-Prince-Harrys-hair-color) Quora , Sallie Smythe, a royalist and monarchist, said that she thinks the Princess of Wales did resent her ex-husband for his comments because he criticized Prince Harry's hair color more than once.
A survey to find what consumers hate buying found 34 per cent resent the PS150.50 charge, while delivery fees came second, winding 31 per cent up.
I resent Ellyn Mandel's July 9 letter with the accusation that this administration and Peter Roskam are "following the Nazi playbook." If we follow her line of thought, Ellyn Mandel is correct on one of her points.
ROMAIN BARDET: One of the main reasons the French resent Team Sky's domination of their blue riband race is that there has not been a home winner for 33 years.