resentful

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  • He looked up with resentful eyes as they entered, but he said nothing. Cited from The Knave of Diamonds, by Ethel May Dell
  • She felt pleased as she read, and then resentful when she thought over them. Cited from Halcyone, by Elinor Glyn
  • As the years went by, he grew more and more resentful of her.
  • He's a resentful sort of man if any one does him an injury. Cited from The Primadonna, by F. Marion Crawford
  • He was resentful toward me, especially after he had seen her. Cited from The Morgesons, by Elizabeth Stoddard
  • After the loss of her baby, she becomes resentful of the control he has over her life.
  • He that has made us what we are has made us at once resentful and reasonable. Cited from Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. XI (of 12), by Burke
  • However, he never seems angry or resentful of giving his brother the credit.
  • For the first time I found myself feeling resentful towards her. Cited from The Little Nugget, by P.G. Wodehouse
  • This changeableness can make her feel resentful after she has given in to her husband. Cited from The Good Housekeeping Marriage Book, by Various
  • Yet with all his heart he admired the poor for their resentful independence of spirit. Cited from The Ghost Ship, by Richard Middleton
  • She looked surprised and, he thought, a little resentful at his question. Cited from The Hunt Ball Mystery, by William Magnay
  • "What do you mean by that?" she asked, in a voice suddenly hard and resentful. Cited from The Last Hope, by Henry Seton Merriman
  • In some she grew resentful toward him for forcing this upon her. Cited from His Second Wife, by Ernest Poole
  • Their feeling (I mean among our best old friends) is not resentful. Cited from Life and Letters of Walter H. Page, Volume II, by Burton J. Hendrick
  • He was still a little resentful, and he said so. Cited from Jason, by Justus Miles Forman
  • In a dim way he was resentful and felt that time was running too fast. Cited from Poor White, by Sherwood Anderson
  • He could hardly keep himself from being repellant and resentful towards the woman. Cited from The Story of a Play, by W. D. Howells
  • He would have preferred that she be resentful like his father. Cited from Judith of the Godless Valley, by Honore Willsie
  • Turned back on himself, he became vaguely resentful, and shortly left the house. Cited from The Gray Dawn, by Stewart Edward White
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Meaning of resentful

  • adjective Full of or marked by resentment or indignant ill will
    resentful at the way he was treated, a sullen resentful attitude