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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

In a manner full of bitter, long-lasting resentment; In a manner full of deep-seated ill will

Usage examples (33)
  • I obeyed, but I swore rancorously to be avenged one day.
  • Franklin, rancorously attacked by Wedderburn, and panegyrised by
  • The whole community is rancorously divided into parties on almost every subject.
  • Ah, that unexpected new rancorously floated owing to that honorable bestselling. for more
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