What does ressentiment mean?

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ressen·ti·ment

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  1. ressentiment(Noun)

    A sense of resentment, hostility and perhaps jealousy directed at that which one identifies as the cause of one's frustration, an assignation of blame.

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  1. Ressentiment

    Ressentiment, in philosophy and psychology, is one of the forms of resentment or hostility. It is the French word for "resentment". Ressentiment is a sense of hostility directed at that which one identifies as the cause of one's frustration, that is, an assignment of blame for one's frustration. The sense of weakness or inferiority and perhaps jealousy in the face of the "cause" generates a rejecting/justifying value system, or morality, which attacks or denies the perceived source of one's frustration. The ego creates an enemy in order to insulate itself from culpability.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ressentiment in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ressentiment in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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