SAT Word of the Day PowerScore Test Preparation on May 3, 2012 at 6:53 PM Find me on: Facebook Google+ Tweet Rancorous (adj.) showing deep-seated resentment (pronounced “RANG-ker-uhs”) Example Sentence: In the fairy tale, the rancorous stepmother is jealous of the young maiden’s beauty, youth, and innocence. Click the "Read More" or "Leave A Comment" link to leave a sentence of your own! The best sentence will be entered to win* a FREE SAT course! * We will choose a new winner each month. Good luck!