resentfulness
noun see resentful

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • resentfulness — index resentment Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • resentfulness — resentful ► ADJECTIVE ▪ feeling or expressing bitterness or indignation. DERIVATIVES resentfully adverb resentfulness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • resentfulness — See resentfully. * * * …   Universalium

  • resentfulness — noun The characteristic of being resentful …   Wiktionary

  • resentfulness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The quality or state of feeling bitter: acrimony, bitterness, embitterment, gall1, rancor, rancorousness, resentment, virulence, virulency. See FEELINGS …   English dictionary for students

  • resentfulness — rɪ zentfÊŠlnɪs n. bitterness, state of being indignant, angriness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • resentfulness — re·sent·ful·ness …   English syllables

  • resentfulness — noun see resentful …   Useful english dictionary

  • jealousy — Resentfulness towards another or suspicion of someone else is rebuked by Paul (Rom. 13:13); but there is a godly jealousy, meaning an exclusive zeal for the Lord (2 Cor. 11:2), and God is said to be jealous (Exod. 20:5) in the sense of having a… …   Dictionary of the Bible

  • Bitterness — Bit ter*ness, n. [AS. biternys; biter better + nys = ness.] 1. The quality or state of being bitter, sharp, or acrid, in either a literal or figurative sense; implacableness; resentfulness; severity; keenness of reproach or sarcasm; deep distress …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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