- Indignantly is defined as done in a way that shows anger or in a way that shows a feeling of unjust treatment.
An example of something done indignantly is leaving a skateboard on the staircase out of spite.
(comparative more indignantly, superlative most indignantly)
- in an indignant manner
indignant + -ly
Variant of indignant
Origin of indignantClassical Latin indignans, present participle of indignari, to consider as unworthy or improper, be displeased at ; from in-, not + dignari, to deem worthy ; from dignus, worthy: see dignity