Anger and Resentment


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Anger noun – An intense emotional state of displeasure with someone or something.
Usage example: managed to stifle his anger when the receptionist put him on hold for the third time

Resentment is a synonym for anger in rage topic. In some cases you can use "Resentment" instead a noun "Anger", when it comes to topics like indignation, annoyance, annoyed.
Nearby Words: angry, angered, angering
Synonyms for Anger


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Resentment noun – The feeling of being offended or resentful after a slight or indignity.
Usage example: my resentment at being spoken to like I'm stupid

Anger is a synonym for resentment in feeling topic. You can use "Anger" instead a noun "Resentment", if it concerns topics such as indignation, bitterness.
Nearby Words: resentful, resented, resenting
Synonyms for Resentment

How words are described

burning burning anger burning resentment
clear clear anger clear resentment
pure pure anger pure resentment
initial initial anger initial resentment
Other adjectives: deep, petty, furious, extreme, great, intense, bitter, deep-seated, internal, understandable, general, murderous, less, mutual, outright, lingering, growing, justified, repressed, seething, resulting.

Both words in one sentence

  • Both the show and the song focus much more on Sweeney's own search for her own beliefs than any sort of anger or resentment.
  • Comic Book / Red Daughter Of Krypton So I'm trying to use this encounter with Lobo and her moment in the Red Lantern Corps as a pivot point to work through her anger/resentment and emerge as the Supergirl we'd all like to see.
  • Video Game / Killzone As for the Helghast, their long-held anger and resentment towards the Vektans made them do atrocious things.
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