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  • 1 rankling — index malice, resentment Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 Rankling — Rankle Ran kle (r[a^][ng] k l), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Rankled} ( k ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {Rankling} ( kl[i^]ng).] [From {Rank}, a.] 1. To become, or be, rank; to grow rank or strong; to be inflamed; to fester; used literally and figuratively. [1913 …

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  • 3 Rankling — This unusual surname has an equally unusual past. It seems to have had an 18th century spelling of Wrankling, rapidly followed by Rankling and in the 19th century, Ranklin. However the origin is open to conjecture, as no such formation of a… …

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  • 4 rankling — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. festering, galling, irritating; see disturbing …

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  • 5 rankling — ran·kle || ræŋkl v. cause constant anger, persistently annoy or irritate …

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  • 6 rankling — n. 1. Festering. 2. Animosity, hatred, heart burning …

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  • 7 rankling — …

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  • 8 Rankle — Ran kle (r[a^][ng] k l), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Rankled} ( k ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {Rankling} ( kl[i^]ng).] [From {Rank}, a.] 1. To become, or be, rank; to grow rank or strong; to be inflamed; to fester; used literally and figuratively. [1913… …

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  • 9 Rankled — Rankle Ran kle (r[a^][ng] k l), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Rankled} ( k ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {Rankling} ( kl[i^]ng).] [From {Rank}, a.] 1. To become, or be, rank; to grow rank or strong; to be inflamed; to fester; used literally and figuratively. [1913 …

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  • 10 List of Entourage episodes — Entourage is an American comedy drama television series created for HBO by Doug Ellin, who also serves as an executive producer along with Mark Wahlberg, Stephen Levinson, Dennis Biggs, Rob Weiss and Ally Musika. The series, loosely based on… …

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  • 11 Joseph Woelf — Joseph Woelfl Joseph woelfl Joseph Woelfl, gravure par von J. G. Scheffner Naissance 24 décembre  …

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  • 12 Joseph Woelfl — Joseph Woelfl, gravure par von J. G. Scheffner Naissance 24 décembre 1773 …

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  • 13 Ranklin — This unusual surname has an equally unusual past. It seems to have had an 18th century spelling of Wrankling, rapidly followed by Rankling and in the 19th century, Ranklin. However the origin is open to conjecture, as no such formation of a… …

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  • 14 Wrankling — This unusual surname has an equally unusual past. It seems to have had an 18th century spelling of Wrankling, rapidly followed by Rankling and in the 19th century, Ranklin. However the origin is open to conjecture, as no such formation of a… …

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  • 15 anger — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. & v. See resentment.Ant., good nature, jollity. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. wrath, rage, fury, passion, choler, temper, bad or ill temper, ire, indignation, acrimony, animosity, hostility, hatred,… …

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  • 16 resentment — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Feeling of having been affronted Nouns 1. resentment, displeasure, animosity, anger, wrath, indignation, exasperation; pique, umbrage, huff, miff, soreness, dudgeon, acerbity, virulence, bitterness,… …

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  • 17 galling — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. annoying, irritating, bothersome, rankling; see disturbing . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. annoying, irritating, nettlesome, vexing, aggravating, chafing, rankling, irksome, peeving, exasperating. ANT.: pleasing,… …

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  • 18 Resentment — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Resentment >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 resentment resentment displeasure animosity anger wrath indignation Sgm: N 1 exasperation exasperation bitter resentment wrathful indignation GRP: N 2 Sgm: N …

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  • 19 Revenge — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Revenge >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 revenge revenge revengement Sgm: N 1 vengeance vengeance Sgm: N 1 avengement avengement avengeance| sweet revenge vendetta death feud blood for blood retaliation &c. 718 …

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  • 20 Fester — Fes ter, n. [OF. festre, L. fistula a sort of ulcer. Cf. {Fistula}.] 1. A small sore which becomes inflamed and discharges corrupt matter; a pustule. [1913 Webster] 2. A festering or rankling. [1913 Webster] The fester of the chain their necks. I …

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