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resent
used in Gifted Hands

5 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
  • They were feeling embarrassed, and I could read resentment on several faces.
    p. 39.9
  • Trying to remember how I felt in those days after Dad left, I'm not aware of going through stages of anger and resentment.
    p. 12.7
  • In a few instances resentment flashed across my mother's face.
    p. 13.1
  • Resentment and obstinance crept in, but my mother refused to give up.
    p. 16.6

There are no more uses of "resent" flagged with this meaning in Gifted Hands.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
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  • Fortunately, the neurosurgery professors didn't resent my idea.
    p. 102.9

There are no more uses of "resent" in Gifted Hands.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
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