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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  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. 
 
  He  strides  indignant,  and  with  haughty  cries  To  single 
  fight  the  fairy  prince  defies.  --Tickell. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  indignant 
  adj  :  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:  {incensed},  {outraged},  {umbrageous}] 




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