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Wordnet 3.0

ADJECTIVE (1)

1. angered at something unjust or wrong;
- Example: "an indignant denial"
- Example: "incensed at the judges' unfairness"
- Example: "a look of outraged disbelief"
- Example: "umbrageous at the loss of their territory"
[syn: indignant, incensed, outraged, umbrageous]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Indignant \In*dig"nant\, a. [L. indignans, -antis, p. pr. of indignari to be indignant, disdain. See Indign.] Affected with indignation; wrathful; passionate; irate; feeling wrath, as when a person is exasperated by unworthy or unjust treatment, by a mean action, or by a degrading accusation. [1913 Webster] He strides indignant, and with haughty cries To single fight the fairy prince defies. --Tickell. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

indignant adj 1: angered at something unjust or wrong; "an indignant denial"; "incensed at the judges' unfairness"; "a look of outraged disbelief"; "umbrageous at the loss of their territory" [syn: indignant, incensed, outraged, umbrageous]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

61 Moby Thesaurus words for "indignant": acrimonious, against, angered, angry, annoyed, browned-off, con, cross, disappointed, disapprobatory, disapproving, discontented, disenchanted, disgruntled, disillusioned, displeased, dissatisfied, dissenting, enraged, exasperated, furious, heated, huffy, in a huff, in a pet, in a rage, in a temper, incensed, irate, ireful, irked, irritated, livid, low, mad, miffed, opposed, opposing, peeved, piqued, pissed, pissed off, pissed-off, poor, provoked, riled, riled up, sore, ticked off, turned-off, unappreciative, unapproving, uncomplimentary, unfavorable, unhappy, vexed, worked up, wrathful, wrathy, wroth, wrought-up