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rancournoun [U]

UK formal (US rancor) uk   /ˈræŋ.kər/  us   /-kɚ/
a ​feeling of ​hate and ​continuinganger about something in the past: They ​cheated me, but I ​feel no rancour towards/against them.
adjective uk   us   /-əs/ formal
a rancorous ​dispute
(Definition of rancour from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “rancour”
in Chinese (Simplified) 记恨, 积怨, 怨恨…
in Chinese (Traditional) 記恨, 積怨, 怨恨…
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