Definition of indignant in English:

indignant

Line breaks: in¦dig|nant
Pronunciation: /ɪnˈdɪgnənt
 
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adjective

Derivatives

indignantly

adverb
More example sentences
  • She laughs indignantly and brings me back to earth.
  • There was nothing racist about it, he says indignantly.
  • I protested indignantly, reminding her of the offline work I did for an IT firm thousands of miles away.

Origin

late 16th century: from Latin indignant- 'regarding as unworthy', from the verb indignari, from in- 'not' + dignus 'worthy'.

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