Pronunciation of Resentful
/ɹɪsˈɛntfə͡l/, /ɹɪsˈɛntfəl/, /ɹ_ɪ_s_ˈɛ_n_t_f_əl/
Antonyms for resentful:
Synonyms for resentful:
Other synonyms and related words:
irritated, Spleenful, infuriated, vexed, Huffed, vindictive, embittered, offended, galled, envious, splenetic, spiteful, hurt, sore, Piqued, malevolent, stung, antagonistic, miffed, acerbic, bitter, discontent.
Sense 1 (noun)
Usage examples for resentful:
- Winsome knew even better than Ralph that he must go, but the most accurate knowledge of necessity does not prevent the resentful feeling in a woman's heart when one she loves goes before his time. - "The Lilac Sunbonnet", S.R. Crockett.
- I was willing enough to let Cadillac rage, but resentful of the time he was using. - "Montlivet", Alice Prescott Smith.
- She looked up at me and suddenly spoke out the truth- in a hard voice, bitter and resentful. - "The Great Miss Driver", Anthony Hope.