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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Showing deep-seated resentment.

Usage examples (36)
  • The previous leader was a rancorous man, as petty and cruel as he was dictatorial.
  • And do you assign any responsibility to yourself for what this morning you described as the rancorous mood in Washington today?
  • What makes this discussion so rancorous is the way it’s been framed.
  • His rancorous tongue, when on his charge let loose, for more
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