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resent
used in Lord of the Flies

2 uses
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Definition
to feel anger or unhappiness at having to accept something — often something seen as unjust or something that creates jealousy
  • He resented, as an addition to Jack's misbehavior, this verbal trick.
    p. 72.7
  • _" Ralph watched them, envious and resentful.
    p. 75.6

There are no more uses of "resent" in Lord of the Flies.

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