Our word umbrage looks a bit like umbrella, penumbra, and adumbrate because they all trace back to the Latin word for "shade" or "shadow."
Umbrage is a feeling of being annoyed, offended, and/or angry.
I'm pretty secure about my age. I don't take umbrage at being carded or at not being carded, at being called "Missy" or at being called "Ma'am."
Explain the meaning of "umbrage" without saying "chagrin" or "resentment."
Fill in the blanks: "Understandably, some (type of people) take umbrage when (somebody does something)."
Spend 20 seconds or more on the game below. Don’t skip straight to the review—let your working memory empty out first.
1. An opposite of UMBRAGE is
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