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English definition of “indignant”

indignant

adjective uk   /ɪnˈdɪɡ.nənt/ us  
angry because of something that is wrong or not fair: She wrote an indignant letter to the paper complaining about the council's action. He became very indignant when it was suggested he had made a mistake.Angry and displeasedBad-tempered
indignantly
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
"I said no such thing!" she cried indignantly.Angry and displeasedBad-tempered
(Definition of indignant from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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