Definition of begrudgingly in US English:



  • See begrudge

    • ‘The teller continued to argue the point before begrudgingly conceding her demand was against bank policy.’
    • ‘So I begrudgingly agreed that we would cook something.’
    • ‘And I begrudgingly have to admit they probably deserved to win.’
    • ‘As ever, Elsie had been more interested in shoes, but had begrudgingly agreed to join me.’
    • ‘‘Fine you can go to your party,’ he said begrudgingly as Melissa let out a triumphant cheer.’