Spiteful

usgb/ˈspaɪtfl/Volume
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Negative ReactionPlay
Used to express negative feelings after being wronged or insulted. SlideHe became spiteful after losing the game, refusing to shake hands.
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Emotional HurtPlay
Often reflects deep emotional pain or grudges held over time. SlideShe spread rumors out of spiteful vengeance for the past.
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Provoked ReactionPlay
Typically isn't unprovoked; there's often a reason behind it. SlideHis spiteful remarks came after the heated argument.