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Turkish translation of “begrudge”

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begrudge

verb [T]
 
 
/bɪˈɡrʌdʒ/
WANT SOMETHING to feel upset because someone has something that you would like
haset etmek, çok görmek, gıpta etmek, gözü olmak
[+ 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
istemeye istemeye ödemek, cimrice davranmak, para harcamayı sevmemek
They begrudge every penny that they have to spend on him.Angry and displeasedBad-tempered
Translations of “begrudge”
in Spanish envidiar…
in French envier (qqch. à qqn)…
in German mißgönnen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 吝惜, 捨不得給,抱怨…
in Russian завидовать, жалеть…
in Chinese (Simplified) 吝惜, 舍不得给,抱怨…
in Polish zazdrościć, żałować…
(Definition of begrudge from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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