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- indignant: see dignity
- indignant (adj.)
- 1580s, from Latin indignantem (nominative indignans) "impatient, reluctant, indignant," present participle of indignari "to be displeased at, be indignant" (see indignation). Related: Indignantly.
- 1. MPs were indignant that the government had not consulted them.
- 2. She didn't know whether to feel flattered or indignant.
- 3. She was very indignant at the way she had been treated.
- 4. Even a written apology failed to placate the indignant hostess.
- 5. She waxes righteously indignant if anyone tries to contradict her.
[ indignant 造句 ]