Part of speech:
Resentment is a feeling of anger due to a real or imagined injury or offense.
A feeling of discontent and resentment aroused by and in conjunction with desire for the possessions or qualities of another.
Constantly feeling under attack and hence quick to justify one's actions
(Of a thing) causing envy or ill will towards the possessor
Having to do with or arising from feelings of apprehension, bitterness, or envy:
(Gram.) Designating or of a case, form, or construction expressing possession or some like relationship: in English, this is expressed a) by the addition of a final s (for nouns and some pronouns) preceded or followed by an apostrophe, or sometimes by the addition of an apostrophe only after a final (s) sound (Ex.: John's book, women's lives, boys' games, conscience' sake) b) by a change of form in pronouns (Ex.: I, my, mine; you, your, yours; it, its; who, whose) c) by of preceding a form without the possessive ending (Ex.: lives of men) or preceding a form in the possessive case (Ex.: a play of Shakespeare's, a friend of mine — called a double possessive)
Of or relating to the geographic area under a given jurisdiction:
Distrust is defined as a lack of trust or confidence.
(Countable) Someone or something wished for.
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