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Meaning of “begrudge” - Learner’s Dictionary

begrudge

verb [T]     /bɪˈɡrʌdʒ/
WANT SOMETHING to feel upset because someone has something that you would like: [+ two objects] I don't begrudge him his success.Envy and jealousy
NOT WANT TO DO to feel upset because you have to spend money on something or spend time doing something: They begrudge every penny that they have to spend on him.Angry and displeasedBad-tempered
(Definition of begrudge from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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