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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 in·dig·na·tion /ˌɪndɪgˈneʃən/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·dig·na·tion n.
 1. The feeling excited by that which is unworthy, base, or disgraceful; anger mingled with contempt, disgust, or abhorrence.
    Indignation expresses a strong and elevated disapprobation of mind, which is also inspired by something flagitious in the conduct of another.   --Cogan.
    When Haman saw Mordecai in the king's gate, that he stood not up, nor moved for him, he was full of indignation against Mordecai.   --Esther v. 9.
 2. The effect of anger; punishment.
    Hide thyself . . . until the indignation be overpast.   --Is. xxvi. 20.
 Syn: -- Anger; ire wrath; fury; rage. See Anger.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : a feeling of righteous anger [syn: outrage]