US: /ɹiˈzɛnt/, /ɹɪˈzɛnt/

English Vietnamese dictionary

resent /ri'zent/
  • ngoại động từ
    • phẫn uất, oán giận
    • phật ý, không bằng lòng, bực bội
      • to resent criticism: không bằng lòng phê bình
      • to resent a bit of fun: phật ý vì một câu nói đùa

Advanced English dictionary

+ verb
to feel bitter or angry about sth, especially because you feel it is unfair: [VN] I deeply resented her criticism. + The children resented the new woman in their father's life. + [V -ing] He bitterly resents being treated like a child. + [VN -ing] She resented him making all the decisions. + (formal) She resented his making all the decisions.

Thesaurus dictionary

feel embittered or bitter about, feel envious or jealous of, begrudge, have hard feelings about, be displeased or disgruntled at, be angry about:
I resent having to go to work while you sit about the house all day.

Collocation dictionary


bitterly, deeply, greatly, strongly
She bitterly resented the fact that her husband had been so successful.
| rather | rightly | secretly

Concise English dictionary

+feel bitter or indignant about
+wish ill or allow unwillingly