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
So if you’re going to resent anyone for this, choose to resent him.Carolyn Hax: How to make acceptance a holiday tradition|Carolyn Hax|January 20, 2021|Washington Post
Assuming we felt stable enough to not resent the whole thing, we agreed, we’d some day try for a baby.This country is a risky place to be a parent, and the pandemic reminded me of that|Haley Swenson|January 14, 2021|Washington Post
He seems to have inflamed the only remaining socially acceptable prejudice: resenting the rich.The Hope and Danger of Electing Bill de Blasio as New York City Mayor|Michael Daly|October 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
I sat in a suite at the Savoy hotel, in privilege, resenting the woeful ratbag I once was who, for all his problems, had drugs.
He has spent much of his political life battling with and resenting the princes.
At first, resenting his familiarity, I would hint at my desire to be alone, would explain that I was busy.Paul Kelver|Jerome Klapka, AKA Jerome K. Jerome
Not until now had he realized how much he had been resenting the performance of a duty.Guy and Pauline|Compton Mackenzie
Texas, resenting the instability of Creole government, separated from the Mexican States after a devastating war.Mexico|Charles Reginald Enock
Mr. Daw showed no signs of resenting the incipient insolence; on the contrary, his voice took a kind and sympathising tone.Trevlyn Hold|Mrs. Henry Wood
Then they flew back into their accustomed places, resenting our intrusion by shaking over us a shower of fragrant dew.The Princess Passes|Alice Muriel Williamson and Charles Norris Williamson