begrudge - definition and synonyms

verb [transitive] 

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/bɪˈɡrʌdʒ/
present tense
I/you/we/theybegrudge
he/she/itbegrudges
present participlebegrudging
past tensebegrudged
past participlebegrudged
  1. 1
    to feel annoyed because someone has got something that you want, and you think they do not deserve it
    not begrudge someone something:

    No one could begrudge him the money – he’s such a nice person.

  2. 2
    to feel annoyed that you have to do something
    begrudge doing something:

    I begrudge paying so much just to park the car.

derived words

begrudging

adjective

begrudgingly

adverb