Usage examples for begrudge

  1. Later the duchess saw her son whirling madly in the dance with a girl dressed in many colours, who, though beautiful, was undoubtedly only the daughter of a swineherd, for she was barefoot, and kiss her red lips- which indeed no Greylock ought to have done, yet his mother did not begrudge him the amusement. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. But one should not begrudge them occasional geese and turkeys, or even break one's heart if they like a lamb in season. – Castle Richmond by Anthony Trollope
  3. Would you- begrudge her to me?" – Kincaid's Battery by George W. Cable