Ran-cored

rancor

[rang-ker]
noun
bitter, rankling resentment or ill will; hatred; malice.
Also, especially British, rancour.


Origin:
1175–1225; Middle English rancour < Middle French < Late Latin rancōr- (stem of rancor) rancidity, equivalent to Latin ranc(ēre) (see rancid) + -ōr- -or1

rancored; especially British, rancoured, adjective
unrancored, adjective


bitterness, spite, venom, animosity. See malevolence.


benevolence.
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rancor
early 13c., from O.Fr. rancor, from L. rancorem "rancidness, grudge, bitterness," from L. rancere "to stink" (see rancid). Rancorous is from 1580s.
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