hard feelings(redirected from cause hard feelings)
Ill will, resentment, or anger Unfortunately these layoffs are out of our control. I hope there is no hard feelings. John's remarks after the ceremony caused a lot of hard feelings.
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Fig. feelings of resentment or anger. (*Typically: cause ~ have ~ give someone ∼.) The argument caused a lot of hard feelings, but finally we got over it.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.