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heartburning


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Heartburning  \Heart"burn`ing\,  a. 
  Causing  discontent. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Heartburning  \Heart"burn`ing\,  n. 
  1.  (Med.)  Same  as  {Heartburn}. 
 
  2.  Discontent;  secret  enmity.  --Swift. 
 
  The  transaction  did  not  fail  to  leave  heartburnings. 
  --Palfrey. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  heartburning 
  n  :  intense  resentment;  "his  promotion  caused  much  heartburning 
  among  his  rivals" 




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