indignation indignation  /ˌɪn dɪɡ ˈneɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a feeling of righteous anger

Usage(s):

  1. And Obama, despite his popularity and moral indignation, has few tools to stop them.
  2. And Obama, despite his popularity and moral indignation, has few tools to stop them.
  3. And in the places where you would expect feminist indignation to be thriving--the elite liberal colleges of the Northeast--PTI found in numerous interviews that it isn't.

News

  1. Europe faces dilemma in NSA surveillance: how to protect privacy but get vital intelligence

    BERLIN — Indignation was sharp and predictable across Europe — a continent where privacy is revered. Yet anger over revelations of U.S. electronic surveillance was tempered by an indisputable fact: Europe wants the information that America intelligence provides.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

  2. Europe outrage over NSA tempered by necessity

    Indignation was sharp and predictable across Europe — a continent where privacy is revered.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Fox News

  3. Europe outrage over NSA tempered by necessity - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports

    BERLIN (AP) - Indignation was sharp and predictable across Europe - a continent where privacy is revered. Yet anger over revelations of U.S. electronic surveillance was tempered by an indisputable fact: Europe wants the information that America intelligence provides.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Quincy Herald-Whig

Quotes

  1. Zelaya, who received sustained applause at the UN and was seated in the Honduran seat on the assembly floor, said the resolution supporting him "expresses the indignation of the people of Honduras and of people worldwide."
    on Jul 1, 2009 By: Manuel Zelaya Source: Seattle Times

  2. Betancourt said she "cried a lot during this time from pain and indignation," Today, she said, "I cry with joy."
    on Jul 4, 2008 By: Ingrid Betancourt Source: USA Today

  3. Neither Mendez nor Silva commented after emerging from their meeting, but presidential spokesman Marcelo Baumbach later said Silva expressed his "concern and indignation" that Mendes' phone was tapped.
    on Sep 1, 2008 By: Lula da Silva Source: International Herald Tribune

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