Definition: resentment or irritation caused by a personal insult
Part of Speech: Noun
Synonym(s): indignation, annoyance
Antonym(s): happiness, pleasure
1. In a fit of pique, John withdrew his financial support from his rebellious daughter.
2. Out of pique, my ex-husband lied about me in a court.
3. Because Helen couldn’t get over her pique at Tim’s rejection, she spread harmful rumors about him.