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grudge
Definition:
To murmur; to complain; to be unwilling or reluctant; to be envious; to cherish ill- will.

Synonyms:

noun
belligerence
militance, truculency, pugnaciousness.
envy
covetousness, enviousness, evil eye, green-eyed monster, grudging, heartburn, jealousy, malignity, opposition, prejudice, rivalry, Backbiting, Grudgingness, Lusting, Coveting, resentfulness, invidiousness, grudgings, jaundiced eye.
feud
altercation, bickering, broil, combat, conflict, contention, contest, controversy, disagreement, discord, dispute, dissension, faction, falling out, fight, fracas, hostility, quarrel, row, run-in, squabble, strife, vendetta.
grudge
animosity, animus, antipathy, aversion, bad blood, bitterness, dislike, enmity, grievance, hate, hatred, injury, injustice, malevolence, malice, maliciousness, malignancy, peeve, pet peeve, pique, rancor, resentment, score, spite, spitefulness, spleen, stew, venom, ill will, bone to pick.
hate
spleen.
hatred
abhorrence, abomination, acrimony, alienation, antagonism, coldness, contempt, detestation, disapproval, disfavor, disgust, displeasure, distaste, execration, horror, ignominy, loathing, malignance, militancy, odium, repugnance, repulsion, revenge, revulsion, scorn, hard feelings, allergy to, no use for.
hostility
aggression, belligerence, disaffection, estrangement, unfriendliness, virulence, war, warpath, Inimicality, bellicosity.
ill will
blame, despite, feud, objection, no love lost, bad will, hatred; hard feelings.
jealousy
begrudging.
militancy
militancy.
pugnacity
pugnacity.
resentment
virulence, virulency, wrath, rancorousness, resentfulness, bad feeling.
truculence
truculence.
vendetta
vendetta.
vindictiveness
vengefulness.
verb
begrudge
grudge, be jealous, eat one's heart out.
emotion
grudge, stew.
envy
begrudge, covet, crave, desire, envy, hanker, hunger, long, lust, resent, thirst, want, yearn, object to, be envious, die over, have hard feelings, turn green.
grudge
begrudge, complain, covet, deny, envy, hold back, mind, pinch, refuse, resent, stint, be reluctant, be stingy.
Examples of usage:
  1. I don't blame her for carrying a grudge. – Black Jack by Max Brand
  2. He must be a stranger, and should know nothing of the dead man- above all, bear him no grudge. – The Best Psychic Stories by Various
  3. Wherefore I do pray you all earnestly that ye keep no grudge against him, but pardon him all. – The Water of the Wondrous Isles by William Morris
  4. Sing, nor grudge the song- Youth is so short, and Age, quiet Age, so long! – Sonnets and Songs by Helen Hay Whitney
  5. This grudge was an ill gift to bring to Brandeis, who had trouble enough in front of him without. – The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 17 (of 25) by Robert Louis Stevenson Other: Andrew Lang

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