Carrie resented him for taking over and questioned his professionalism when he stabbed Brody in the hand during an interrogation.
Partly, Figes admits, it is because “foreign intellectuals lecturing [Russians] on how bad their history is are resented.”
“He called me a name I resented, and I reacted,” explained Horne, now calm.
Colonists like the Pattens did not fight against imperial rule because they resented paying taxes.
What matters isn't so much what happened but how the Netanyahu's interpreted it: they resented the left.
And now that for the first time he was sure of her love, he resented it.
It had come too quickly, and Irishmen, both north and south, resented it.
But this snakelike warrior was not to remain long in peace and quiet, for he resented the control of the whites.
They brooked no opposition at home, and resented all criticism abroad.
But if she resented his tone and his words, she stifled her resentment.
"take (something) ill; be in some degree angry or provoked at," c.1600, from French ressentir "feel pain, regret," from Old French resentir "feel again, feel in turn" (13c.), from re-, intensive prefix, + sentir "to feel," from Latin sentire (see sense (n.)). Related: Resented; resenting.