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Meaning of HEARTBURNING

Pronunciation:  'hârt`burning

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  intense resentment; "his promotion caused much heartburning among his rivals"
 

HEARTBURNING is a 12 letter word that starts with H.

 

 See Also: bitterness, gall, rancor, rancour, resentment

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Heart"burn`ing\, a.
    Causing discontent.
    
    
  2. \Heart"burn`ing\, n.
    1. (Med.) Same as {Heartburn}.
    
    2. Discontent; secret enmity. --Swift.
    
             The transaction did not fail to leave heartburnings.
                                                   --Palfrey.
    
    
 

 

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