grudging definition

  • adjective:
    • hesitant; reluctant.
    • Unwilling or with reluctance.
    • of specifically an attitude
    • petty or hesitant in providing or investing
  • verb:
    • provide participle of grudge.
  • noun:
    • Murmuring; repining; whining.
    • Unwillingness; reluctance.
    • Envy; begrudging.
    • An access or paroxysm of an illness, because the chill before a fever.
    • ergo, figuratively, prophetic intimation; presentiment.

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