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re·sent

 (rĭ-zĕnt′)
tr.v. re·sent·ed, re·sent·ing, re·sents
To feel indignantly aggrieved at.

[French ressentir, to feel (a sensation or emotion), resent, from Old French resentir : re-, re- + sentir, to feel (from Latin sentīre; see sent- in Indo-European roots).]

resent

(rɪˈzɛnt)
vb
(tr) to feel bitter, indignant, or aggrieved at
[C17: from French ressentir, from re- + sentir to feel, from Latin sentīre to perceive; see sense]

re•sent

(rɪˈzɛnt)

v.t.
to feel or show displeasure or indignation at from a sense of injury or insult.
[1595–1605; < French ressentir to be angry, Old French resentir=re- re- + sentir to feel < Latin sentīre; compare sense]
re•sent′ing•ly, adv.
re•sent′ive, adj.

resent


Past participle: resented
Gerund: resenting

Imperative
resent
resent
Present
I resent
you resent
he/she/it resents
we resent
you resent
they resent
Preterite
I resented
you resented
he/she/it resented
we resented
you resented
they resented
Present Continuous
I am resenting
you are resenting
he/she/it is resenting
we are resenting
you are resenting
they are resenting
Present Perfect
I have resented
you have resented
he/she/it has resented
we have resented
you have resented
they have resented
Past Continuous
I was resenting
you were resenting
he/she/it was resenting
we were resenting
you were resenting
they were resenting
Past Perfect
I had resented
you had resented
he/she/it had resented
we had resented
you had resented
they had resented
Future
I will resent
you will resent
he/she/it will resent
we will resent
you will resent
they will resent
Future Perfect
I will have resented
you will have resented
he/she/it will have resented
we will have resented
you will have resented
they will have resented
Future Continuous
I will be resenting
you will be resenting
he/she/it will be resenting
we will be resenting
you will be resenting
they will be resenting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been resenting
you have been resenting
he/she/it has been resenting
we have been resenting
you have been resenting
they have been resenting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been resenting
you will have been resenting
he/she/it will have been resenting
we will have been resenting
you will have been resenting
they will have been resenting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been resenting
you had been resenting
he/she/it had been resenting
we had been resenting
you had been resenting
they had been resenting
Conditional
I would resent
you would resent
he/she/it would resent
we would resent
you would resent
they would resent
Past Conditional
I would have resented
you would have resented
he/she/it would have resented
we would have resented
you would have resented
they would have resented
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.resent - feel bitter or indignant about; "She resents being paid less than her co-workers"
grudge, stew - bear a grudge; harbor ill feelings
dislike - have or feel a dislike or distaste for; "I really dislike this salesman"
2.resent - wish ill or allow unwillinglyresent - wish ill or allow unwillingly  

resent

verb be bitter about, dislike, object to, grudge, begrudge, take exception to, be offended by, be angry about, take offence at, take umbrage at, harbour a grudge against, be pissed (off) about (taboo slang), take as an insult, bear a grudge about, be in a huff about, take amiss to, have hard feelings about I resent being dependent on her.
like, accept, welcome, approve, be content with, be pleased with, feel flattered by
Translations
يَسْتاء منيَـمْتَعِضُ
nesnášet
bære nag tilikke bryde sig om
närkästyä
zamjerati
neheztel
gremjast
憤慨する
분개하다
nuoskaudapiktintis
just aizvainojumuņemt ļaunā
zameriti
förakta
รู้สึกขมขื่น
içerlemekkızmak
ghen ghét

resent

[rɪˈzent] VT I resent that!¡me molesta or me ofende que digas eso!
he resents my being herele molesta que esté aquí
I resent your toneencuentro tu tono ofensivo
he resented my promotionle molestaba que me hubiesen ascendido
he resents having lost his jobno lleva bien lo de haber perdido el trabajo, le amarga haber perdido el trabajo
he resented the fact that I married herle molestaba que me hubiese casado con ella
she resents having to look after her motherle amarga tener que cuidar de su madre
I resented him because he was her favouritetenía celos de él porque era su preferido

resent

[rɪˈzɛnt] vt
[+ person] → en vouloir à
She resents her mother for being so tough on her → Elle en veut à sa mère pour s'être montrée si dure envers elle.
[+ criticism, attitude]
I really resented your criticism → Tes critiques m'ont vraiment déplu.
I resent his attitude towards her → Son attitude envers elle me déplaît.

resent

vt remarks, behaviourübel nehmen, sich ärgern über (+acc); personein Ressentiment haben gegen; he resented her for the rest of his lifeer nahm ihr das sein Leben lang übel; he resented my having or me for having got the jober nahm es mir übel, dass ich die Stelle bekommen hatte; he resented the fact that …er ärgerte sich darüber, dass …; they resented the way in which …sie ärgerten sich darüber, wie … or auf welche Art und Weise; to resent somebody’s successjdm seinen Erfolg missgönnen; I resent thatdas gefällt mir nicht; he may resent my or me being herees könnte ihn ärgern, dass ich hier bin

resent

[rɪˈzɛnt] vtrisentirsi per
I resent your remarks → le tue osservazioni mi offendono
he resents my being here → è contrariato dalla mia presenza

resent

(riˈzent) verb
to feel annoyed about (something) because one thinks it is unfair, insulting etc. I resent his interference in my affairs.
reˈsentful adjective
having or showing such a feeling of annoyance. She feels resentful that her sister married before she did.
reˈsentfully adverb
reˈsentfulness noun
reˈsentment noun
He has a feeling of resentment against the police after the way he was treated by them.

resent

يَـمْتَعِضُ nesnášet bære nag til übel nehmen δυσαρεστούμαι sentar mal närkästyä mal supporter zamjerati risentirsi 憤慨する 분개하다 kwalijk nemen ta ille opp obrazić się ressentir-se обижаться förakta รู้สึกขมขื่น içerlemek ghen ghét 怨恨
References in classic literature ?
Instinctively the man felt in him a glowing resentment of something he had not the courage to resent.
Some ran furiously to the water's edge, beating the air with frantic gestures, while others spat upon the element, to resent the supposed treason it had committed against their acknowledged rights as conquerors.
Oh, you'll get over that," responded Mattingly, with an exasperating confidence that drove her nearly frantic, from the manifest kindliness of intent that made it impossible for her to resent it.
Nor will it become me to resent any rudeness towards either my grandfather or myself.
Why did they never resent my inexorable, my perpetual society?
Captain Ahab, said the reddening mate, moving further into the cabin, with a daring so strangely respectful and cautious that it almost seemed not only every way seeking to avoid the slightest outward manifestation of itself, but within also seemed more than half distrustful of itself; A better man than I might well pass over in thee what he would quickly enough resent in a younger man; aye
Indeed, they always resent it when I call them brother.
Emma could not but picture it all, and feel how justly they might resent, how naturally Harriet must suffer.
You would not like to be long dependent on our hospitality--you would wish, I see, to dispense as soon as may be with my sisters' compassion, and, above all, with my CHARITY (I am quite sensible of the distinction drawn, nor do I resent it--it is just): you desire to be independent of us?
I did not know whether to resent this language or pursue my explanation; but he seemed so powerfully affected that I took pity and proceeded with my dreams; affirming I had never heard the appellation of 'Catherine Linton' before, but reading it often over produced an impression which personified itself when I had no longer my imagination under control.
The time had come when Mary had forgotten to resent Martha's familiar talk.
retorted my sister, quick to resent his being wanted at all.