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Definitions and Synonyms of grudge | Another word for grudge | What is grudge?

Definition 1: a resentment strong enough to justify retaliation - [noun denoting feeling]

Samples where grudge or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • holding a grudge
  • settling a score

Synonyms for grudge in the sense of this definition

(grudge is a kind of ...) a feeling of deep and bitter anger and ill-will

Definition 2: accept or admit unwillingly - [verb of emotion]

(grudge implies ...) feel bitter or indignant about

"She resents being paid less than her co-workers"

Definition 3: bear a grudge; harbor ill feelings - [verb of emotion]

Synonyms for grudge in the sense of this definition

(grudge is a kind of ...) feel bitter or indignant about

"She resents being paid less than her co-workers"

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