indignant, incensed, outraged, umbrageous(adj)
angered at something unjust or wrong
"an indignant denial"; "incensed at the judges' unfairness"; "a look of outraged disbelief"; "umbrageous at the loss of their territory"
Showing anger or indignation, especially at something unjust or wrong.
Origin: From indignans, present participle of indignari, from in- + , from dignus.
affected with indignation; wrathful; passionate; irate; feeling wrath, as when a person is exasperated by unworthy or unjust treatment, by a mean action, or by a degrading accusation
Origin: [L. indignans, -antis, p. pr. of indignari to be indignant, disdain. See Indign.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
in-dig′nant, adj. affected with anger and disdain.—n. Indig′nance (Spens.).—adv. Indig′nantly.—n. Indignā′tion, the feeling caused by what is unworthy or base: anger mixed with contempt: effect of indignant feeling.—v.t. Indig′nify (Spens.), to treat indignantly or disdainfully.—n. Indig′nity, unmerited contemptuous treatment: incivility with contempt or insult: (Spens.) unworthiness, base conduct. [L. indignans, -antis, pr.p. of indignāri, to consider as unworthy—in, not, dignus, worthy.]
The numerical value of indignant in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of indignant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Do not weep do not wax indignant. Understand.
Do not weep; do not wax indignant. Understand.
No one lies so boldly as the man who is indignant.
I am of course indignant. I will appeal and continue to fight in court.
You must learn day by day, year by year to broaden your horizon. The more things you love, the more you are interested in, the more you enjoy, the more you are indignant about, the more you have left when anything happens.
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- indignatCatalan, Valencian
- rozhořčený, pobouřenýCzech
- närkästynyt, tuohtunutFinnish
- felháborodott, dühösHungarian
- возмущённый, негодующийRussian
- غصّہ ورUrdu
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