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English definition of “resentful”

resentful

adjective uk   /rɪˈzent.fəl/ us  
feeling angry because you have been forced to accept someone or something that you do not like: a resentful look She was resentful of anybody's attempts to interfere in her work.Angry and displeasedBad-tempered
resentfully
adverb uk   /-i/ us  
Angry and displeasedBad-tempered
resentfulness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us  
Anger and displeasure
(Definition of resentful from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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