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rankle
used in The Mill on the Floss

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to annoy or make angry — often over a long period of time
  • She did not betray fully what still rankled in her mind as Tom's great offence,—the insults he had heaped on Philip.
    6.3 — Book 6 Chapter 3 — Confidential Moments (75% in)

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