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Meaning of ANGRY

Pronunciation:  'anggree

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  feeling or showing anger; "angry at the weather"; "angry customers"; "an angry silence"; "sending angry letters to the papers"
  2. [adj]  (of the elements) as if showing violent anger; "angry clouds on the horizon"; "furious winds"; "the raging sea"
  3. [adj]  severely inflamed and painful; "an angry sore"
 

ANGRY is a 5 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: aggravated, angered, black, choleric, enraged, furious, hot under the collar(p), huffy, incensed, indignant, infuriated, irascible, irate, ireful, livid, mad, maddened, outraged, provoked, raging, smoldering, smouldering, sore, stormy, tempestuous, umbrageous, unhealthy, wild, wrathful, wroth, wrothful
 
 Antonyms: unangry(p)
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\An"gry\, a. [Compar. {Angrier}; superl. {Angriest}.] [See
{Anger}.]
1. Troublesome; vexatious; rigorous. [Obs.]

         God had provided a severe and angry education to
         chastise the forwardness of a young spirit. --Jer.
                                               Taylor.

2. Inflamed and painful, as a sore.

3. Touched with anger; under the emotion of anger; feeling
   resentment; enraged; -- followed generally by with before
   a person, and at before a thing.

         Be not grieved, nor angry with yourselves. --Gen.
                                               xlv. 5.

         Wherefore should God be angry at thy voice?
                                               --Eccles. v.
                                               6.

4. Showing anger; proceeding from anger; acting as if moved
   by anger; wearing the marks of anger; as, angry words or
   tones; an angry sky; angry waves. ``An angry
   countenance.'' --Prov. xxv. 23.

5. Red. [R.]

         Sweet rose, whose hue, angry and brave. --Herbert.

6. Sharp; keen; stimulated. [R.]

         I never ate with angrier appetite.    --Tennyson.

Syn: Passionate; resentful; irritated; irascible; indignant;
     provoked; enraged; incensed; exasperated; irate; hot;
     raging; furious; wrathful; wroth; choleric; inflamed;
     infuriated.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: acid, acrimonious, aggravated, algetic, anarchic, angered, annoyed, blustering, blusterous, blustery, bothered, browned off, browned-off, bugged, burning, burnt-up, caustic, chafed, chaotic, choleric, cloudy, corrosive, cross, cyclonic, dirty, discontented, disturbed, enraged, exasperated, feeling evil, festering, fiery, foul, frantic, frenzied, fuming, furious, galled, griped, heated, hellish, in a temper, incensed, indignant, inflamed, infuriate, infuriated, insensate, irascible, irate, ireful, irked, irritable, irritated, livid, mad, maddened, miffed, mindless, nettled, orgasmic, orgastic, out of humor, out of sorts, out of temper, pandemoniac, peeved, perturbed, piqued, pissed, pissed off, pissed-off, provoked, put out, raging, rainy, rankling, ravening, raving, raw, red, red-faced, resentful, riled, riled up, riley, rip-roaring, roiled, ruffled, sensitive, shirty, smarting, sore, splenetic, storming, stormy, tempestuous, tender, ticked off, tingling, tornadic, troubled, troublous, tumultuous, turbulent, typhonic, typhoonish, up in arms, uproarious, upset, uptight, vexed, waxy, wild, wild-eyed, worked up, wrathful, wrathy, wroth, wrought up, wrought-up
 

 

 

 

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