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English definition of “umbrage”

umbrage

noun [U] uk   /ˈʌm.brɪdʒ/ formal us  
take umbrage to feel upset or annoyed, usually because you feel that someone has been rude or shown no respect to you: You don't think she'll take umbrage if she isn't invited to the wedding, do you?Becoming angry and expressing anger
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