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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 ?
He kept this matter a long time concealed within his own breast, in hopes that Mr Allworthy might hear it from some other person; but Mrs Wilkins, whether she resented the captain's behaviour, or whether his cunning was beyond her, and she feared the discovery might displease him, never afterwards opened her lips about the matter.
This Mrs Wilkins, at length, so resented, that she very openly showed all manner of respect and fondness to little Tommy, in opposition to Mrs Blifil.
This he resented, and when she stood shoulder to shoulder with him, bristling and showing her teeth, the aspiring solitary ones would back off, turn-tail, and continue on their lonely way.
The world showed a sudden interest in me; so I took no further interest in the world, but, on the contrary, resented its attentions with unreasonable warmth and obduracy; and my would-be friends I regarded as my very worst enemies.
Your sister -- who has patiently borne all hardships that fell on herself -- instantly resented the slur cast on you.
Perhaps the thing I resented was, that of all your edifices there has not been one at which one could not put out one's tongue.
Or because she resented, naturally resented, my neglect of her?
But he had no hesitation in doing all manner of things without more than a perfunctory consultation with the Vicar, and the Vicar, though always ready to be saved trouble, much resented the churchwarden's managing ways.
They resented Michael's intrusion on the instant, spitting, lashing their long tails, and crouching to spring.
If Moody had stolen a kiss at the first opportunity, she would have resented the liberty he had taken with her; but she would have thoroughly understood him.
And there has never been a day when the women have not resented man's use of alcohol, though they have never had the power to give weight to their resentment.
When Zarathustra so spake, his disciple resented it, but was silent.