Word of the Week

indignant

adjective

feeling, characterized by, or expressing strong displeasure at something considered unjust, offensive, insulting, or base

Origin of indignant

First recorded in 1580–90; from Latin indignant- (stem of indignāns, present participle of indignārī “to deem unworthy, take offense”), equivalent to in- + dign-, stem of dignus “worthy” + -ant