What does resentful mean?

Definitions for resentful
rɪˈzɛnt fəlre·sent·ful

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. resentful(adj)

    full of or marked by resentment or indignant ill will

    "resentful at the way he was treated"; "a sullen resentful attitude"

Wiktionary

  1. resentful(Adjective)

    Inclined to resent, who tends to harbor resentment, when wronged.

  2. resentful(Adjective)

    Harboring resentment, full of resentment, at a given moment.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Resentful(adj)

    inclined to resent; easily provoked to anger; irritable

How to pronounce resentful?

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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
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How to say resentful in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of resentful in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of resentful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of resentful in a Sentence

  1. Phil Robertson:

    Australia is basically paying blood money to a much poorer, less developed state with a shoddy record of refugee protection to take people that Canberra doesn't want, when they get there, the refugees will find huge hurdles to integrate, jobs that are few and far between, and a resentful local population wondering why this group should get a time-limited year of Australian assistance when ordinary Cambodians do not.

  2. Malath Adam:

    I lay with you in sheets of love Soaked in your sweat unworthy of forgiveness resentful legs wrapped up around your waist a tasteless night takes place She who forgives must be a saint this devilish heart has no space to love again Perfect love why make mistakes? Tainted hands what a waste A shame that I must now replace once happy thoughts with a mystery case. Your body heat screams trick or treat I never knew how to retreat and so I lay within your love One day I know I'll have enough Layers of love you are unworthy of forgiveness.

  3. Marya Mannes:

    But the silly male fool is often unaware of how much a look,a touch, a word can hold for a woman.Nor does he seem to have any idea at all of the degree to which their absence can make her cross,resentful ,tiresome." This is from her essay "The Power Men have over Women

  4. Bible, Paul, 1 Corinthians 13:4-7:

    Love is patient; love is kind; love is not envious or boastful or arrogant or rude. It does not insist on its own way; it is not irritable or resentful; it does not rejoice in wrongdoing, but rejoices in the truth. It bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.

  5. Suzanne Maloney:

    It's hard to overstate how angry and resentful the Europeans are.

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