indignation definition

  • noun:
    • Anger aroused by one thing unjust, indicate, or unworthy. See Synonyms at fury.
    • An anger aroused by anything regarded as an indignity, notably an offense or injustice.
    • A self-righteous fury or disgust.
    • the impression excited by that which is unworthy, base, or disgraceful; fury mingled with contempt, disgust, or abhorrence.
    • the end result of anger; discipline.
    • Anger, specifically anger excited by that which is unjust, ungrateful, or base; fury mingled with contempt or abhorrence; scornful displeasure.
    • effectation of indignant feeling; anger expressed or manifested in wisdom, discipline, or assault.
    • Synonyms Vexation, Indignation, etc. See anger.
    • a feeling of righteous anger

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