Heartburning Heart"burn`ing, n. 1. (Med.) Same as {Heartburn}. [1913 Webster]

2. Discontent; secret enmity. --Swift. [1913 Webster]

The transaction did not fail to leave heartburnings. --Palfrey. [1913 Webster]

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  • heartburning — noun intense resentment his promotion caused much heartburning among his rivals • Hypernyms: ↑resentment, ↑bitterness, ↑gall, ↑rancor, ↑rancour * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun : intense or rancorous jealousy or resentment …   Useful english dictionary

  • heartburning — noun Date: 1513 intense or rancorous jealousy or resentment …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • heartburning — /hahrt berr ning/, n. rankling discontent, esp. from envy or jealousy; grudge. [1505 15; HEART + BURNING] * * * …   Universalium

  • heartburning — n. severe resentment, resentful envy; grudge; (Medicine) heartburn …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • heartburning — /ˈhatbɜnɪŋ/ (say hahtberning) noun rankling discontent, especially from envy or jealousy; a grudge …   Australian English dictionary

  • Enmity — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Enmity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 enmity enmity hostility Sgm: N 1 unfriendliness unfriendliness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 discord discord &c. 713 Sgm: N 1 bitterness bitterness rancor …   English dictionary for students

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