• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Resentive Resentful.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • resentive Quick to feel an injury or affront; resentful.
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  • Bernard Berkowitz
    Bernard Berkowitz
    “It is up to us to give ourselves recognition. If we wait for it to come from others, we feel resentful when it doesn't, and when it does, we may well reject it.”
  • Georg C. Lichtenberg
    “A person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents.”
  • Charles Churchill
    Charles Churchill
    “Though by whim, envy, or resentment led, they damn those authors whom they never read.”
  • Source Unknown
    Source Unknown
    “It is strange that we do not temper our resentment of criticism with a thought for our many faults which have escaped us.”
  • Lord Chesterfield
    “Let your enemies be disarmed by the gentleness of your manner, but at the same time let them feel, the steadiness of your resentment.”
  • Dale Carnegie
    “Our fatigue is often caused not by work, but by worry, frustration and resentment.”


In literature:

He seemed often to resent his illness bitterly; he had never known anything but an almost savage strength.
"Captivity" by M. Leonora Eyles
She resented it and she preserved silence about him, while keeping me ignorant.
"Children of the Market Place" by Edgar Lee Masters
Any one remembering about looking and loving is mentioning anything and resenting something.
"Matisse Picasso and Gertrude Stein" by Gertrude Stein
The village could not believe it; the neighbourhood resented it.
"Verner's Pride" by Mrs. Henry Wood
If they resented, they were written down ungrateful.
"Far to Seek" by Maud Diver
Kenny changed color and resented the hyper-critical word.
"Kenny" by Leona Dalrymple
What was the consequence of this envy and resentment?
"Pinnock's Improved Edition of Dr. Goldsmith's History of Rome" by Oliver Goldsmith
With the best intentions a man may wound or offend; his interference may be resented; he may even excite jealousy.
"The Grey Wig: Stories and Novelettes" by Israel Zangwill
Because I resent your running down one of my boats?
"Poor Man's Rock" by Bertrand W. Sinclair
I resent being buried.
"Burned Bridges" by Bertrand W. Sinclair
There were groups which resented and refused them, became reactionary at the stating of them.
"The Business of Being a Woman" by Ida M. Tarbell
He tried the hat on that night in the presence of his admiring wife, gritting curses under his breath, his skin prickling with resentment.
"The Skipper and the Skipped" by Holman Day
It held an indescribable sting, almost as if the man resented something.
"The Swindler and Other Stories" by Ethel M. Dell
All he felt, in fact, was a slow and dull resentment, a resentment which he could not articulate.
"Never-Fail Blake" by Arthur Stringer
Instantly she was a little frightened, a little resentful.
"What Will People Say?" by Rupert Hughes
But George's undying resentment against Pitt never flagged to the hour of his death.
"Lord Chatham" by Archibald Phillip Primrose Rosebery
She resented therefore the appearance of new names in the society columns.
"Gargoyles" by Ben Hecht
This heartless selfishness may well awaken resentment or contempt; but it ought not to excite surprise.
"Discipline" by Mary Brunton
Leslie got up quickly, and seemed to hold himself separate, resenting the intrusion.
"The White Peacock" by D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence
Their whole attitude is resentful towards any knowledge.
"The Career of Katherine Bush" by Elinor Glyn

In poetry:

Along the avenue I pass
Huge piles of wood and stone,
And glance at each amorphous mass,
Whose cumbrous weight has crushed the grass,
With half resentful groan.
"Improvement." by Hattie Howard
Then pardon, holy prophet,
Nor let a just resentment of thy wrongs,
And long neglected merit, shut thy heart
Against a king's request, a suppliant king.
"Belshazzar. A Sacred Drama" by Hannah More
Where promises and grace
Can neither melt nor move,
The angry Lamb resents
The injuries of his love;
Awakes his wrath without delay,
As lions roar, and tear the prey.
"Hymn 148" by Isaac Watts
At the foot-stool of Power let flattery fawn,
Let Faction her idols extol to the skies;
To virtue in humble resentment withdrawn,
Unblam'd may the merits of gratitude rise.
"The Pilot That Weath'd The Storm" by George Canning
    'My feet are Moorgate, and my heart
    Under my feet. After the event
    He wept. He promisd "a new start."
    I made no comment. What should I resent?'
"The Waste Land" by T S Eliot
X. Oh! then speed thy return, and thy sweet cure receive,
Which affection and friendship present,
From her who by pity was taught to forgive,
And who feels , where she ought to resent.
"The Swan Quill" by Sydney Owenson

In news:

In a night filled with edgy, resentful rhetoric, the nominee's wife spoke of love.
A veteran of Democratic Party politics and a former aide to rep resentatives Nancy Pelosi ( D. Calif.) and James Clyburn ( D.
Do You Resent Feeling Inconvenienced.
I don't resent what they've built.
In former East Germany, anxious residents resent paying for Europe's problems.
Facebook co-founder Saverin: I don't resent Zuckerberg.
Sons resent father's financial aid for their stepsister.
Why Lebanon's Sunnis resent Hezbollah's new influence.
Bedford merchants resent food carts.
Pushing beyond a self-centered life without resentment.
Husband resents wife's care of ex- stepdaughter 's little boy.
I became resentful that everything was put on me, even though yes, I am the mom.
Zack Greinke has no resentment over Angels' despite tepid pursuit.
Announced that Leone-Green & Associates, Marietta, Ga. Has been selected to be the company's new sales rep resentative serving the state of Georgia.
Dan Lungrin of Wallace began working for Harchelroad Motors Inc recently as a sales rep resentative.

In science:

Hubble Space Telescope (HST) observations reveal numerous gravitationally –lensed arcs for which we p resent four new spectroscopic redshifts, bringing the total to thirteen con firmed arcs in this cluster sample.
A Hubble Space Telescope Lensing Survey of X-ray Luminous Galaxy Clusters: IV. Mass, Structure and Thermodynamics of Cluster Cores at z=0.2
One knows each finite-dimensional irreducible holomorphic rep resentation (σ, V ) of G satisfies V h , 0.
Generalization of Harish-Chandra's basic theorem for Riemannian symmetric spaces of non-compact type
The first left child represents the set of all β ∈ Rp so that resents all β ∈ Rp so that Pp k=1 βk b(ˆγk , x1 ) ≥ 0 while the first right child repk=0 βi b(ˆγk , x1 ) < 0.
Small Sample Inference for Generalization Error in Classification Using the CUD Bound
Applications to the classical fixed-length source coding are p resented in section VIII, and concluding remarks are given in section IX.
An Information-Spectrum Approach to Classical and Quantum Hypothesis Testing for Simple Hypotheses
Resent results in the measurements of charmed meson formfactors, lifetimes and D0 − D 0 mixing parameters were discussed by W.
Charm physics: theoretical review
This is in agreement with expectations based on two gap models , but again inconsistent with an anisotropic s-wave model. A first calculation within an anisotropic two band model was p resented by Miranovic et al. based on clean limit Eilenberger theory.
Superconductivity of Magnesium Diboride: Theoretical Aspects
The outer product rep resents an oriented area; in Euclidean 3-space it can be linked to the "cross product" by the relation cross(a, b) = −s123a ∧ b; here we introduced bold characters for 3-dimensional vectors and avoided defining a symbol for the cross product be cause we will not use it again.
Can physics laws be derived from monogenic functions?
Note that the value of the maximal energy used by Van Schmus, Wmax = 1.32, should be replaced with the more resent value: Wmax = 1.31109.
Geo-neutrinos and Earth's interior
This can be accomplished by the use of multiple levels of link-smearing (with reunitarization at each stage) [2, 3]. A tree-level O(a2 ) improved action with multi-level smearing is the HISQ action —and this is the p resent staggered action of choice for charm quarks.
Improvement of the pion spectrum with HYP-smeared staggered fermions
On the other hand, the modular class of the Lie algebra g∗ equipped ]r def ined by (1.8) can be computed as the trace of the adjoint repwith the Lie bracket [ , resentation of this Lie algebra, yielding Mod (g∗ ) = −e2 .
Poisson Manifolds, Lie Algebroids, Modular Classes: a Survey
If one fragment of an IP packet is dropped, then the entire original IP packet must be resent (all fragments). Firewalls and NATs (Network Address Translation) may have trouble processing fragments correctly and in effect drop them.
Steganography in Handling Oversized IP Packets
Nbinary is the average number of hard binary collisions at the specified impact parameter. (As far as the p resent author can find out, the first use of RAA appeared in 1990 in publications by M.
Jet Quenching in Evolving QGP Medium
Here, we report our resent progress in understanding mass-loss process of AGB stars, as well as the consequence, i.e. the importance of AGB stars on the chemical evolution of galaxies, using the Spitzer Space Telescope (SST; Werner et al. 2004).
Revealing infrared populations of nearby galaxies using the Spitzer Space Telescope
In Section 2, we briefly p resent the main conceptual and computational tools needed to restore quantum coherence by means of a quantum feedback control scheme.
Quantum information reclaiming after amplitude damping
Most sets encountered in computer science are finite as computers can only deal with finite entities . Set theory is a fundamen tal building o f mathematics, Venn diagrams are o ften employed to give pictorial rep resentation of a set and the various set operations.
Mathematical Principles in Software Quality Engineering