What does umbrage mean?

Definitions for umbrage
ˈʌm brɪdʒum·brage

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word umbrage.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. umbrage, offense, offence(noun)

    a feeling of anger caused by being offended

    "he took offence at my question"

Wiktionary

  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 Dictionary

  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

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Umbrage

    um′brāj, n. suspicion of injury: offence: a shade of foliage: a slight appearance.—v.t. to shade.—adj. Umbrā′geous, shady or forming a shade.—adv. Umbrā′geously.—n. Umbrā′geousness. [Fr. ombrage—L. umbra, a shadow.]

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How to say umbrage in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of umbrage in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of umbrage in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of umbrage in a Sentence

  1. Rip Torn:

    If anything, my name has made me work harder, some people just seem to take instant umbrage at it.

  2. Mike Pompeo:

    Make no mistake, President Donald Trump agrees Russia interfering in our election is something President Donald Trump simply can not do, i don't think he would take any umbrage with that.

  3. Mike Pompeo:

    Make no mistake, President Donald Trump agrees Russia interfering in our election is something President Trump and President Putin simply can not do, i don't think President Donald Trump would take any umbrage with that.

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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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