HyperDic: resent

English > 2 senses of the word resent:
VERBemotionresentfeel bitter or indignant about
emotionresent, begrudgewish ill or allow unwillingly
resent > pronunciation
Soundsrihzeh'nt; riyzeh'nt
Rhymesaccent ... vent: 69 rhymes with ehnt...
English > resent: 2 senses > verb 1, emotion
MeaningFeel bitter or indignant about.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
ModelSam cannot resent Sue; Sam and Sue resent the movie
Example"She resents being paid less than her co-workers"
Caused byembitter, envenom, acerbateCause to be bitter or resentful
pique, offendCause to feel resentment or indignation
Entailed bygrudgeAccept or admit unwillingly
sulk, pout, broodBe in a huff and display one's displeasure
Narrowerstew, grudgebear a grudge
BroaderdislikeHave or feel a dislike or distaste for
Spanishofenderse, resentirse
Nounsresentmenta feeling of deep and bitter anger and ill-will
English > resent: 2 senses > verb 2, emotion
Meaningwish ill or allow unwillingly.
PatternSomebody ----s that CLAUSE
Oppositewish, wish wellFeel or express a desire or hope concerning the future or fortune of

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