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noun [uncountable]     resentment pronunciation in American English
/rɪˈzentmənt/
  1. an angry unhappy feeling that you have when you think you have been treated unfairly or without enough respect

    His promotion caused widespread resentment among the other lawyers.

    resentment at/about/over:

    There was growing resentment over the way that local decisions were being overturned by central government.

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