butthurt

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butthurt

rude slang Very upset by or resentful of something that has been done or said to one. The term conveys the speaker's dismissal of such a reaction. Although the origin of the term is debated, it can be considered offensive when interpreted as being suggestive of anal rape. I'm just teasing—don't get all butthurt about it.
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Instead of grandstanding with an appeal they knew would fail because there were no grounds for it, thus allowing them to trot out their traditional butt-hurt statement, why not quietly do the right thing by the game itself instead of going straight to the mattresses with all their threats and innuendo?
Afterwards, one of the stickering group bragged about how their activities stirred up offence among "butt-hurt students, sub-humans, and traitors".