Synonyms Of dudgeons
Definition Of dudgeons
a feeling of offense or deep resentment.
the manager walked out in high dudgeon
Example Of dudgeons
Although they were eventually put back on the rails, the bad odour lingered, and was not dispelled when a non-executive director quit in high dudgeon .
And so we get ourselves in high dudgeon at injustices that may never have happened, because they are the kind of thing we would hate if they had happened.
At the same time, he is in high dudgeon these days over the trial.
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.