English version

injured pride/feelings etc

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishinjured pride/feelings etcinjured pride/feelings etcUPSETa feeling of being upset or offended because you think you have been unfairly treated injured
Examples from the Corpus
injured pride/feelings etcInstead I retreated into a shell of injured pride.We sympathise with his injured pride and feel an injustice has indeed been committed.Bernice thought she detected more than a suggestion of injured pride in his rigid stance.Apart from his injured feelings, little harm was done but subsequent protests became more violent and many landowners panicked.
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