Resentment

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Resentment->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ resentment
resentment
displeasure
animosity
anger
wrath
indignation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ exasperation
exasperation
bitter resentment
wrathful indignation
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ pique
pique
umbrage
huff
miff
soreness
dudgeon
acerbity
virulence
bitterness
acrimony
asperity
spleen
gall
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ heart-burning
heart-burning
heart-swelling
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ rankling
rankling
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ ill humor
ill humor
bad humor
ill temper
bad temper
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ irascibility
irascibility
&c. 901
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ ill blood
ill blood
&c.(hate) 898
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ revenge
revenge
&c. 919
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ excitement
excitement
irritation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ warmth
warmth
bile
choler
ire
fume
pucker
dander
ferment
ebullition
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ towering passion
towering passion
acharnement
angry mood
taking
pet
tiff
passion
fit
tantrums
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ burst
burst
explosion
paroxysm
storm
rage
fury
desperation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ violence
violence
&c. 173
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ fire and fury
fire and fury
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ vials of wrath
vials of wrath
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ gnashing of teeth
gnashing of teeth
hot blood
high words
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ scowl
scowl
&c. 895
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ sulks
sulks
&c. 901a
=>(Cause of umbrage)
GRP: \\ N \\ Cause of umbrage
Sgm: \\ N \\ Cause of umbrage \\ affront
affront
provocation
offense
Sgm: \\ N \\ Cause of umbrage \\ indignity
indignity
&c.(insult) 929
Sgm: \\ N \\ Cause of umbrage \\ grudge
grudge
crow to pluck
sore subject
casus belli
Sgm: \\ N \\ Cause of umbrage \\ ill turn
ill turn
outrage
GRP: \\ N \\ 8
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ Furies
Furies
Eumenides
GRP: \\ N \\ 9
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ buffet
buffet
slap in the face
box on the ear
rap on the knuckles
PARAG:Resentment->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ resent
resent
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ take amiss
take amiss
take ill
take to heart
take offense
take umbrage
take huff
take exception
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ take in ill part
take in ill part
take in bad part
take in dudgeon
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ ne pas entendre raillerie
ne pas entendre raillerie
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ breathe revenge
breathe revenge
cut up rough
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ fly into a rage
fly into a rage
fall into a rage
get into a rage
fly into a passion
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ bridle up
bridle up
bristle up
froth up
fire up
flare up
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ open the vials of one's wrath
open the vials of one's wrath
pour out the vials of one's wrath
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ pout
pout
knit the brow
frown
scowl
lower
snarl
growl
gnarl
gnash
snap
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ redden
redden
color
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ look black
look black
look black as thunder
look daggers
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ bite one's thumb
bite one's thumb
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ show one's teeth
show one's teeth
grind one's teeth
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ champ the bit
champ the bit
champ at the bit
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ chafe
chafe
mantle
fume
kindle
fly out
take fire
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ boil
boil
boil over
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ boil with indignation
boil with indignation
boil with rage
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ rage
rage
storm
foam
vent one's rage
vent one's spleen
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ lose one's temper
lose one's temper
stand on one's hind legs
stamp the foot
stamp with rage
quiver with rage
swell with rage
foam with rage
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ burst with anger
burst with anger
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ raise Cain
raise Cain
GRP: \\ V \\ 5
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ have a fling at
have a fling at
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ bear malice
bear malice
&c.(revenge) 919
GRP: \\ V \\ 6
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ cause anger
cause anger
raise anger
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ affront
affront
offend
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ give offense
give offense
give umbrage
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ anger
anger
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ hurt the feelings
hurt the feelings
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ insult
insult
discompose
fret
ruffle
nettle
huff
pique
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ excite
excite
&c. 824
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ irritate
irritate
stir the blood
stir up bile
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ sting
sting
sting to the quick
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ rile
rile
provoke
chafe
wound
incense
inflame
enrage
aggravate
add fuel to the flame
fan into a flame
widen the breach
envenom
embitter
exasperate
infuriate
kindle wrath
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ stick in one's gizzard
stick in one's gizzard
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ rankle
rankle
&c. 919
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ hit on the raw
hit on the raw
rub on the raw
sting on the raw
strike on the raw
GRP: \\ V \\ 7
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ put out of countenance
put out of countenance
put out of humor
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ put one's monkey up
put one's monkey up
put one's back up
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ raise one's gorge
raise one's gorge
raise one's dander
raise one's choler
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ work up into a passion
work up into a passion
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ make one's blood boil
make one's blood boil
make the ears tingle
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ throw
throw
into a ferment
madden
drive one mad
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ lash into fury
lash into fury
lash into madness
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ fool to the top of one's bent
fool to the top of one's bent
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ set by the ears
set by the ears
GRP: \\ V \\ 8
Sgm: \\ V \\ 8 \\ bring a hornet's nest about one's ears
bring a hornet's nest about one's ears
PARAG:Resentment->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ angry
angry
wrath
irate
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ ireful
ireful
wrathful
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ cross
cross
&c.(irascible) 901
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ Achillean
Achillean
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ sulky
sulky
&c. 901a
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ bitter
bitter
virulent
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ acrimonious
acrimonious
&c.(discourteous) ???&c.
???>895
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ violent
violent
&c. 173
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ warm
warm
burning
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ boiling
boiling
boiling over
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ fuming
fuming
raging
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ foaming
foaming
foaming at the mouth
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ convulsed with rage
convulsed with rage
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ offended
offended
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ waxy
waxy
acharnΓ
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ wrought
wrought
worked up
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ indignant
indignant
hurt
sore
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ set against
set against
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ fierce
fierce
wild
rageful
furious
mad with rage
fiery
infuriate
rabid
savage
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ relentless
relentless
&c. 919
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 5
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ flushed with anger
flushed with anger
flushed with rage
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ in a huff
in a huff
in a stew
in a fume
in a pucker
in a passion
in a rage
in a fury
in a taking
in a way
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ on one's high ropes
on one's high ropes
up in arms
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ in high dudgeon
in high dudgeon
PARAG:Resentment->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ angrily
angrily
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ in the height of passion
in the height of passion
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ in the heat of passion
in the heat of passion
in the heat of the moment
PARAG:Resentment->Int
GRP: \\ Int \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Int \\ 1 \\ tantaene animis coelestibus irae
tantaene animis coelestibus irae
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English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • Resentment — (also called rancour, or ranklement) is an emotion of anger or bitterness felt repeatedly, as a result of a real, or imagined, wrong done. Robert C. Solomon, a professor of continental philosophy at the University of Texas at Austin, places… …   Wikipedia

  • Resentment — Re*sent ment ( ment), n. [F. ressentiment.] 1. The act of resenting. [1913 Webster] 2. The state of holding something in the mind as a subject of contemplation, or of being inclined to reflect upon something; a state of consciousness; conviction; …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • resentment — (n.) 1610s, from Fr. ressentiment (16c.), from ressentir (see RESENT (Cf. resent)). Ridicule often parries resentment, but resentment never yet parried ridicule. [Walter Savage Landor, Imaginary Conversations ] …   Etymology dictionary

  • resentment — I noun acrimony, affront, anger, animosity, animus, antagonism, bile, bitterness, choler, dander, disaffection, discontent, displeasure, dissatisfaction, dudgeon, enmity, envy, fury, gall, grudge, hatred, huff, ill will, indignation, ira, ire,… …   Law dictionary

  • resentment — *offense, umbrage, pique, dudgeon, huff Analogous words: rancor, animus, animosity, antipathy, antagonism (see ENMITY): ill will, spite, *malice, malignity, malignancy …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • resentment — [n] hate, anger acerbity, acrimony, animosity, animus, annoyance, antagonism, bad feeling, bitterness, choler, cynicism, displeasure, dudgeon, exacerbation, exasperation, fog, fury, grudge, huff, hurt, ill feeling, ill will, indignation, ire,… …   New thesaurus

  • resentment — ► NOUN ▪ bitterness; indignation …   English terms dictionary

  • resentment — [ri zent′mənt] n. [Fr ressentiment: see RESENT] a feeling of displeasure and indignation, from a sense of being injured or offended SYN. OFFENSE …   English World dictionary

  • resentment — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ bitter, considerable, deep, deep seated, great, lingering, seething, smouldering/smoldering ▪ growing …   Collocations dictionary

  • resentment — n. 1) to arouse, stir up resentment 2) to bear, feel, harbor resentment 3) to express, voice resentment 4) bitter, deep, profound, sullen resentment 5) resentment about; against; at, towards 6) resentment that + clause (they felt resentment that… …   Combinatory dictionary

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