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indignant
used in A Room of One's Own

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Definition
angered or annoyed at something unjust or wrong
  • His face expressed horror and indignation.
    1 (14% in)
  • She was born in the year 1661; she was noble both by birth and by marriage; she was childless; she wrote poetry, and one has only to open her poetry to find her bursting out in indignation against the position of women: How we are fallen! fallen by mistaken rules, And Education's more than Nature's fools; Debarred from all improvements of the mind, And to be dull, expected and designed; And if someone would soar above the rest, With warmer fancy, and ambition pressed, So strong the...
    4 (3% in)
  • One might say, I continued, laying the book down beside PRIDE AND PREJUDICE, that the woman who wrote those pages had more genius in her than Jane Austen; but if one reads them over and marks that jerk in them, that indignation, one sees that she will never get her genius expressed whole and entire.
    4 (55% in)
  • Her imagination swerved from indignation and we feel it swerve.
    4 (74% in)

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