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UMBRAGE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does umbrage mean? 

UMBRAGE (noun)
  The noun UMBRAGE has 1 sense:

1. a feeling of anger caused by being offended

  Familiarity information: UMBRAGE used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


UMBRAGE (noun)


Sense 1umbrage [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A feeling of anger caused by being offended

Classified under:

Nouns denoting feelings and emotions

Synonyms:

umbrage; offense; offence

Context example:

he took offence at my question

Hypernyms ("umbrage" is a kind of...):

anger; choler; ire (a strong emotion; a feeling that is oriented toward some real or supposed grievance)


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