Definition of Rancorous in English :

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Rancorous meaning in English

Meaning of Rancorous in English

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1. rancorous

showing deep-seated resentment

Example Sentences:
'preserve...from rancourous envy of the rich'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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Bitter, long-lasting resentment; deep-seated ill will: He was filled with rancor after losing his job.

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