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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
verb Grudge
  1. To look upon with desire to possess or to appropriate; to envy (one) the possession of; to begrudge; to covet; to give with reluctance; to desire to get back again; -- followed by the direct object only, or by both the direct and indirect objects."Tis not in thee To grudge my pleasures, to cut off my train." [Shak.]"I have often heard the Presbyterians say, they did not grudge us our employments." [Swift.]"They have grudged us contribution." [Shak.]
  2. To hold or harbor with malicious disposition or purpose; to cherish enviously.(Obs)"Perish they That grudge one thought against your majesty !" [Shak.]

Etymology: OE. grutchen gruchen grochen, to murmur, grumble, OF. grochier grouchier grocier groucier; cf. Icel. krytja to murmur, krutr a murmur, or E. grunt

verb Grudge
  1. To be covetous or envious; to show discontent; to murmur; to complain; to repine; to be unwilling or reluctant." Grudge not one against another." [James v. 9. ]"He eats his meat without grudging." [Shak.]
  2. To feel compunction or grief.(Obs)
noun Grudge
  1. Sullen malice or malevolence; cherished malice, enmity, or dislike; ill will; an old cause of hatred or quarrel."Esau had conceived a mortal grudge and enmity against his brother Jacob." [South.]"The feeling may not be envy; it may not be imbittered by a grudge." [I. Taylor. ]
  2. Slight symptom of disease.(Obs)"Our shaken monarchy, that now lies . . . struggling against the grudges of more dreaded calamities." [Milton.]
    synonyms: Pique; aversion; dislike; ill will; hatred; spite. See Pique.
Other Dictionary Sources
  1. A resentment strong enough to justify retaliation ("holding a grudge")
  2. Accept or admit unwillingly
  3. Bear a grudge; harbor ill feelings

A variant of grutch (mid 15th-century, younger than begrudge), from Middle English grucchen (“to murmur, complain, feel envy, begrudge”), from Old Frenchgrouchier, groucier (“to murmur, grumble”), of uncertain origin. Perhaps from Old Norse krytja (“to murmur”) or Old High German grunzen (“to grunt”).

  1. (countable) Deep-seated and/or long-term animosity or ill-feeling about something or someone, especially due to a past bad deed or mistreatment.
    to hold a against someone
    to have a against someone
    to bear a against someone

What does the name Grudge mean?

Gis for great, that describes you.

Ris for righteous, you know when you're right.

Uis for unite, you bring people together.

Dis for dependable, on you I can rely.

Gis for generous, your giving nature.

Eis for easy going, no ruffles here.

Past life for Grudge born Aug 5, 1968

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern Africa approximately on 1425. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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