verb (used with object)
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Origin of resent
OTHER WORDS FROM resentre·sent·ing·ly, adverbre·sent·ive, adjectiveun·re·sent·ed, adjectiveun·re·sent·ing, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH resentbegrudge, resent
Example sentences from the Web for resent
Rebels, she says, might find daily push alert reminders annoying, and then resent the app for telling them what to do.Can habit-tracking apps help bring some routine back to our quarantine lives?|Nisha Chittal|January 1, 2021|Vox
So I really resented moving to Los Angeles because I was just stuck at home after school.
This is purportedly the result of biological warfare on the part of a native intelligent species known as Spackle, who resented the arrival of the colonizers.Daisy Ridley, Tom Holland are hunted on distant planet in Chaos Walking trailer|Jennifer Ouellette|November 19, 2020|Ars Technica
At the Swiss Polytechnic, where he was now a student, his professors resented his intellectual arrogance, and had begun locking him out of the library out of spite.When Einstein Tilted at Windmills - Issue 93: Forerunners|Amanda Gefter|November 18, 2020|Nautilus
In practice, such requests usually lead to a longer discussion, which, if visible to George’s current employer, will be resented if he is being paid by the hour.Miss Manners: Handyman can’t do it all — at least not well|Judith Martin, Nicholas Martin, Jacobina Martin|November 5, 2020|Washington Post
Carrie resented him for taking over and questioned his professionalism when he stabbed Brody in the hand during an interrogation.‘Homeland’: The 7 Plot Points You Need to Remember for the Season 3 Premiere|Andrew Romano|September 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He is candid and believable, even admitting that he resented all the attention she got.Amanda Knox’s Ex Raffaele Sollecito Tells All in ‘Honor Bound’ Memoir|Barbie Latza Nadeau|September 18, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Partly, Figes admits, it is because “foreign intellectuals lecturing [Russians] on how bad their history is are resented.”‘Just Send Me Word’ by Orlando Figes: Life and Love in the Gulag|Owen Matthews|June 10, 2012|DAILY BEAST
What matters isn't so much what happened but how the Netanyahu's interpreted it: they resented the left.
Colonists like the Pattens did not fight against imperial rule because they resented paying taxes.
They had always been rather jealous of his preference for her, and had resented his frequent visits to Pendlehurst.The Head Girl at the Gables|Angela Brazil
When with slow and pondering action she hung up the receiver it occurred to her that she resented the idea of going to the Plaza.The Call of the Canyon|Zane Grey
But the heir, if he was the heir, had only resented the intrusion, desiring that he might be left alone.Cousin Henry|Anthony Trollope
The Castilians would doubtless have resented the dismemberment of the unwieldy body of which they formed the head.The History of England from the Accession of James II.|Thomas Babington Macaulay
He resented the fact, and most men's tempers grow a trifle sharp in tropical Africa.Long Odds|Harold Bindloss