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rankle
used in Anne Of Green Gables

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Definition
to annoy or make angry — often over a long period of time
  • Leaving this Parthian shaft to rankle in Anne's stormy bosom, Marilla descended to the kitchen, grievously troubled in mind and vexed in soul.
    Chapter 9 — Mrs. Rachel Lynde Is Properly Horrified (98% in)

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