"resentment" Definition

  1. n. The act of resenting.
  2. n. 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; feeling; impression.
  3. n. In a good sense, satisfaction; gratitude.
  4. n. In a bad sense, strong displeasure; anger; hostility provoked by a wrong or injury experienced.

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Position in dictionary: 83676 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n., n., n.,
Words that start with "resentment": 1
Words that end with "resentment": 3
Words that contain "resentment": 3
Next words in dictionary: reserate, reservance, reservation, reservative, reservatory, reserve, reserved, reservee, reserver, reserving
Previous words in dictionary: resentive, resentingly, resenting, resentiment, resentful, resenter, resented, resent, resend, reseminate

English Dictionary Definition of resentment

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