View definitions for indignant


Discover More

Example Sentences

When I did that last year, the interviewer became indignant, saying that asking why the prior employee left was inappropriate and that I was asking about a private personnel matter.

The research team’s rebuttal published in the Journal of Sex Research was indignant.

In response to this lawsuit, indignant Activision Blizzard employees staged a widespread walkout on July 28, and almost 500 workers at Ubisoft signed an open letter pushing Ubisoft management to acknowledge the company’s own issues of misconduct.

From Digiday

I returned indignant and fearful, as is often the case every time I confront them.

Suchil, indignant, told them that it did not matter, that there were other places in the dorm to exercise.

And what about those liberal activists who made the young Scalia and Thomas so indignant?

Black thinkers do not make bone-deep, censoriously indignant statements on CNN.

He was also frequently becoming indignant, refusing to take orders from higher-ranked soldiers if they had not served in combat.

And for every excited gentrifier, there is a horrified, indignant NIMBY.

This has been the source of some indignant tweeting from Karachi.

But Lucy had noted, out of the corner of her watchful eye, the arrival of Miss Grains, indignant and perspiring.

The injured and indignant animal gave vent to a succession of eldritch screams.

"Then he neglects his duties, that's all," replied the old gentleman with an indignant snort.

Marceau, indignant at being rebuked by a young staff officer, roughly asked, "And who are you?"

The social ambitions of the Tippetts were so definitely quenched that the indignant millionaire threatened to return to Chicago.


On this page you'll find 56 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to indignant, such as: annoyed, furious, heated, incensed, irate, and livid.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.