indignation

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A self-righteous anger or disgust
An anger aroused by something perceived as an indignity, notably an offense or injustice
The feeling excited by that which is unworthy, base, or disgraceful; anger mingled with contempt, disgust, or abhorrence
anger aroused by some perceived offense
{i} anger, wrath; exasperation, resentment
righteous anger or disgust
The effect of anger; punishment
a feeling of righteous anger
Indignation is the feeling of shock and anger which you have when you think that something is unjust or unfair. She was filled with indignation at the conditions under which miners were forced to work. feelings of anger and surprise because you feel insulted or unfairly treated
indignancy
indignance
intense indignation
{i} intense anger, outrage
indign
unbecoming
indign
disgraceful
indign
unworthy, undeserving
ındignation
{n} anger mixed with contempt, rage
righteous indignation
Righteous indignation is an emotion one feels when one becomes angry over perceived mistreatment, insult, or malice
indign
Unworthy; undeserving; disgraceful; degrading
indignation

    Hyphenation

    in·dig·na·tion

    Turkish pronunciation

    îndîgneyşın

    Antonyms

    glee, happiness, joy

    Pronunciation

    /ˌəndəgˈnāsʜən/ /ˌɪndɪɡˈneɪʃən/

    Etymology

    [ "in-dig-'nA-sh&n ] (noun.) 14th century. Recorded since c.1374, from Old French (=modern) indignation, from Latin indignatio, noun of process from perfect passive participle indignatus, from verb indignare, from adjective indignus, unworthy, not fitting, from prefix in- not + dignus worthy, appropriate

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