Definitions for umbrageˈʌm brɪdʒ

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. umbrage, offense, offence(noun)

    a feeling of anger caused by being offended

    "he took offence at my question"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. umbrage(Noun)

    Feeling of anger or annoyance caused by something offensive.

  2. umbrage(Noun)

    Feeling of doubt.

  3. umbrage(Noun)

    Leaves that provide shade, as the foliage of trees

  4. umbrage(Noun)

    shadow, shade

  5. umbrage(Verb)

    To displease or cause offense.

  6. umbrage(Verb)

    To shade.

  7. Origin: From umbraticus, from umbra

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Umbrage(noun)

    shade; shadow; obscurity; hence, that which affords a shade, as a screen of trees or foliage

  2. Umbrage(noun)

    shadowy resemblance; shadow

  3. Umbrage(noun)

    the feeling of being overshadowed; jealousy of another, as standing in one's light or way; hence, suspicion of injury or wrong; offense; resentment


Translations for umbrage

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  • Anstoß, SchattenGerman
  • resentimientoSpanish
  • ombrage, ombragerFrench
  • veita forsælu, skapraun, skyggja, laufskrúð, gremja, laufskrúð sem veitir forsælu, þykkjaIcelandic
  • umbri, supărare, ranchiună, adumbri, umbrăRomanian

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