Carrie resented him for taking over and questioned his professionalism when he stabbed Brody in the hand during an interrogation.
Partly, Figes admits, it is because “foreign intellectuals lecturing [Russians] on how bad their history is are resented.”
“He called me a name I resented, and I reacted,” explained Horne, now calm.
What is resented most about Berlusconi is his pleb brashness, his insolent lack of repentance.
What matters isn't so much what happened but how the Netanyahu's interpreted it: they resented the left.
And now that for the first time he was sure of her love, he resented it.
Was she really going to own that she had resented the news of his engagement?
But this snakelike warrior was not to remain long in peace and quiet, for he resented the control of the whites.
He resented Mrs. Cruncher's saying grace with particular animosity.
But if she resented his tone and his words, she stifled her resentment.
"take (something) ill; be in some degree angry or provoked at," c.1600, from French ressentir "feel pain, regret," from Old French resentir "feel again, feel in turn" (13c.), from re-, intensive prefix, + sentir "to feel," from Latin sentire (see sense (n.)). Related: Resented; resenting.