Indignation

Definition of Indignation

In`dig`na´tion
n.1.
1.The feeling excited by that which is unworthy, base, or disgraceful; anger mingled with contempt, disgust, or abhorrence.
Indignation expresses a strong and elevated disapprobation of mind, which is also inspired by something flagitious in the conduct of another.
- Cogan.
When Haman saw Mordecai in the king's gate, that he stood not up, nor moved for him, he was full of indignation against Mordecai.
- Esther v. 9.
2.The effect of anger; punishment.
Hide thyself . . . until the indignation be overpast.
- Is. xxvi. 20.

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annoyance, ban, blackball, blackballing, complaint, dim view, disagreement, disappointment, disapprobation, disapproval, discontent, discontentedness, discontentment, disenchantment, disesteem, disfavor, disgruntlement, disillusion, disillusionment, displeasure, disrespect, dissatisfaction, dissent, distaste, exclusion, fury, indignant displeasure, low estimation, low opinion, mad, objection, opposition, opposure, ostracism, protest, rage, rejection, righteous indignation, thumbs-down, unhappiness, vexation
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