Word of the Day – July 25 – Umbrage

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Noun: Umbrage (UM-brij)

Definition:

1. Shade, shadow.

2. Vague suggestion or hint.

3. A reason for doubt.

4. A feeling of resentment at some often fancied slight or insult.

Sample sentence: I take umbrage at her suggestion that I just couldn’t be bothered to call.

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