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resent
used in Nine Stories

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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
  • Apparently without resenting Ginnie's tone, Selena's brother turned back to his finger.
    3 — Just Before the War with the Eskimos (38% in)

There are no more uses of "resent" flagged with this meaning in Nine Stories.

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  • You seem to resent her having a few lousy minutes' freedom.
    9 — Teddy (24% in)

There are no more uses of "resent" in Nine Stories.

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