in|dig´nant|ly

in|dig´nant|ly
in|dig|nant «ihn DIHG nuhnt», adjective.
angry at something unworthy, unjust, unfair, or mean: »

She was indignant at the man who beat his horse.

SYNONYM(S): incensed, provoked, displeased.
[< Latin indignāns, -antis, present participle of indignārī be indignant (at); regard as unworthy < indignus unworthy; see etym. under indign (Cf.indign)]
in|dig´nant|ly, adverb.

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  • in|dig|nant — «ihn DIHG nuhnt», adjective. angry at something unworthy, unjust, unfair, or mean: »She was indignant at the man who beat his horse. SYNONYM(S): incensed, provoked, displeased. ╂[< Latin indignāns, antis, present participle of indignārī be… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • nant — ab·so·nant; al·tis·o·nant; an·ti·det·o·nant; be·nig·nant; be·nig·nant·ly; con·glu·ti·nant; con·so·nant·ism; con·so·nant·ly; con·so·nant·ness; con·tam·i·nant; cul·mi·nant; dis·so·nant; dom·i·nant·ly; elim·i·nant; em·a·nant; ex·am·i·nant;… …   English syllables

  • dig — ba·si·dig·i·ta·le; con·dig·ni·ty; dig; dig·a·my; dig·e·nite; dig·ger; dig·ging; dig·i·lan·ide; dig·it; dig·i·tal·in; dig·i·tal·is; dig·i·tal·i·za·tion; dig·i·tal·ose; dig·i·tar·ia; dig·i·tate; dig·i·ta·tion; dig·i·ti·gra·da; dig·i·ti·nervate;… …   English syllables

  • indignant — in·dig·nant …   English syllables

  • indignantly — in·dig·nant·ly …   English syllables

  • indignant — in|dig|nant [ ın dıgnənt ] adjective angry because of an unfair situation or someone s unfair behavior ╾ in|dig|nant|ly adverb …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • indignant — in•dig•nant [[t]ɪnˈdɪg nənt[/t]] adj. feeling, characterized by, or expressing indignation • Etymology: 1580–90; < L indignārī to take offense at, be indignant, v. der. of indignus; see indign in•dig′nant•ly, adv …   From formal English to slang

  • Indignant — In*dig nant, a. [L. indignans, antis, p. pr. of indignari to be indignant, disdain. See {Indign}.] Affected with indignation; wrathful; passionate; irate; feeling wrath, as when a person is exasperated by unworthy or unjust treatment, by a mean… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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