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indignant
used in And Then There Were None

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Definition
angered or annoyed at something unjust or wrong
  • Your indignation is very natural.
    p. 141.9
indignation = anger or annoyance at something unjust

(editor's note:  The suffix "-tion", converts a verb into a noun that denotes the action or result of the verb. Typically, there is a slight change in the ending of the root verb, as in action, education, and observation.)
  • Betrayed the right amount of feeling-indignation, disgust-but no guilt, no discomfiture?
    p. 77.9
  • indignation = anger or annoyance at something unjust

    (editor's note:  The suffix "-tion", converts a verb into a noun that denotes the action or result of the verb. Typically, there is a slight change in the ending of the root verb, as in action, education, and observation.)
  • Arguing, indignant, intent on our own business.
    p. 110.6
  • indignant = angered or annoyed at something unjust
  • An indignant mem sahib in Majorca recounted the tale of the Puritan Emily Brent and her wretched servant girl.
    p. 265.4
indignant = angered or annoyed at something unjust or wrong
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