- n.生气; （常指无故）不快; 树荫; 愤怒;
He takes umbrage against anyone who criticises him.
Everything gives umbrage to a tyrantny.
I invited her because I was afraid ofgiving umbrage.
He's like you, forever taking umbrage about something.
The pope himself had taken great umbrage at the book.
She took umbrage at my remarks about her hair.
The three camphors are umbrage left by mother, who gave personalized connotation to them.
Although Jeff was given to lying, he never took umbrage at being accused of it.
His address gave umbrage to the authorities.
1. a feeling of anger caused by being offended;
"he took offence at my question"