An example of begrudge is to resent that your friend won an award.
An example of begrudge is to reluctantly spend money on something.
To begrudge another's fortune.
She begrudged him his youth.
Begrudged every penny spent.
He begrudges them every cent.
Origin of begrudge
- From Middle English bigrucchen (“to grumble at”), equivalent to be- (“at, about, over”) + grudge.