English to Afrikaans Meaning :: resent

kwalik neem
Resent :
aanstoot
- aanstootverkwalikgegriefresentingafkeur
 

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Verb(1) feel bitter or indignant about(2) wish ill or allow unwillingly

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(1) It was almost as if writing movies had given people one more reason to hate me, or dislike or resent me.(2) Pam had been introduced to Natalie by a mutual friend and Steven began to resent her.(3) In standing up against the injustices, we have obviously hurt them and they resent us.(4) They resent us for our power and at the same time expect us to be capable of everything.(5) I mean how can you ever feel comfortable living in a house with someone who hates and resents you?(6) What hurt the most was the fact she had warned me about my feelings in the first placeÔǪ and now I was resenting her for my own mistake.(7) But when I get inside my flat, I can still smell his smoke, and I feel myself resenting him for it.(8) Philippa, on the other hand, was extremely sulky and didn't even try to hide the fact she resented me.(9) Most of the population resents the rich foreigners, even though their living depends on tourism.(10) Perhaps she resents him for monopolizing her mother's attention and affection after the divorce.(11) Rather than resenting us for getting ÔÇÿspecialÔÇÖ treatment, why not back us up?(12) In truth, I rather resented the travellers having blocked my cycle route.(13) She'd grown cold against him, resenting him because he had a good job whilst she'd chosen to be a housewife.(14) We are resented for our arrogance in assuming that people should speak English.(15) Martin, as well as her other son Benjamin, resented their mother joining politics.(16) He resents her for this, but secretly I know he is grateful.
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(1) resend ::
herstuur
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Verb
1. begrudge ::
gun
3. feel bitter about ::
voel bitter oor
4. grudge ::
wrok
6. be resentful of ::
wees gegrief van
7. dislike ::
afkeer
8. take exception to ::
neem uitsondering op
9. object to ::
voorwerp te
10. take amiss ::
neem verkeerd
11. take offense at ::
aanstoot neem aan
12. take umbrage at ::
neem aanstoot aan
Different Forms
resent, resented, resentful, resenting, resentment, resentments, resents
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