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resent
used in Death of a Salesman

3 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
  • BIFF [at left, turning to her resentfully]: Miss Forsythe, you've just seen a prince walk by.
    Act 2 (64% in)
  • BIFF [his resentment rising]: Well, don't you run off?
    Act 1 (86% in)
  • WILLY [with a strong edge of resentment in his voice]: Yeah, he came to Boston.
    Act 2 (36% in)

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