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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A feeling of offense or resentment.

Usage examples (37)
  • Kelly stormed off in a state of high dudgeon after realizing she had been the object of a practical joke.
  • Noun : We left in high dudgeon
  • So the carpet-woman went off in dudgeon, for she was sure there would not be time enough to do anything.
  • Do you think I would be dressed like a boy? cried Nora, in dudgeon. for more
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