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resent
used in Sycamore Row

6 uses
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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
  • There was already resentment and plenty of suspicion.
    p. 381.9
  • Jake may have been revered by the blacks in Ford County, but he was still resented by many of the whites.
    p. 14.4
  • He resented her bitching and chirping when he was out of work.
    p. 79.8
  • A lot of folks think she's already tapped into the money, and there is resentment.
    p. 349.3

There are no more uses of "resent" flagged with this meaning in Sycamore Row.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
?  —2 uses
exact meaning not specified
  • Your Honor, this is not underhanded and I resent the accusation.
    p. 440.4
  • I resent that.
    p. 237.4

There are no more uses of "resent" in Sycamore Row.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
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