Rankled sentence example

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  • They were liberated by Antony, but the memory rankled.

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  • This one was oft repeated and rankled her whenever she heard it.

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  • Kris's confident response rankled Rhyn.  He leaned his back against a tree and faced his eldest surviving brother.  "I promised Kiki I'd tell you something," he started.

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  • In 1541 he disappointed Henry, not meeting him at York, and this course, advised by his council and Francis I., rankled deeply, while Angus was making a large English raid on the Border in time of peace.

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  • Josh had ultimately given her the one thing he couldn't, and that had rankled.

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  • Clearly, it still rankled that the wrong horse had been backed in 1938.

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  • They also completely defied the whole point and motivation of Arthur 's character with their ending, which rankled a bit.

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  • Our attitude rankled with too many people, who failed to grasp the fact that we were the last true punks on the scene.

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  • The little gestures of contempt and humiliation rankled as deeply as the confinement.

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  • I ca n't help but get rankled tho about this Triple Crown business as the filly is rarely mentioned.

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  • Both expectations were defeated by the succession of ' Abd al-Melik, and the injury rankled in the mind of ' Amr ibn Sa'id.

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  • It still rankled that he thought she had to be reminded to dress in a professional way.

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