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rancour

noun [U] UK formal (US rancor) uk   /ˈræŋ.kər/  us   /-kɚ/
a feeling of hate and continuing anger about something in the past: They cheated me, but I feel no rancour towards/against them.
rancorous
adjective uk   us   /-əs/ formal
a rancorous dispute
Translations of “rancour”
in Chinese (Traditional) 記恨, 積怨, 怨恨…
in Chinese (Simplified) 记恨, 积怨, 怨恨…
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