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dudgeon
American English: /ˈdədʒən/
British English: /ˈdʌdʒ(ə)n/

noun

  • in high dudgeon
    indignadísimo
    lleno de indignación
    Example sentences
    • Of course, I don't know what the relevant understandings were on the Judiciary committee, but I have a hard time working myself into a high moral dudgeon over it.
    • But amid the high dudgeon, it's easy to miss that essentially what he was making is an affirmative-action argument.
    • But it wasn't just that inconsistency which distressed me: it was the feeling that he was on the verge of extreme dudgeon before I could press the matter one inch further.

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