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ANGRY (angrier, angriest)

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does angry mean? 

ANGRY (adjective)
  The adjective ANGRY has 3 senses:

1. feeling or showing anger
2. (of the elements) as if showing violent anger
3. severely inflamed and painful

  Familiarity information: ANGRY used as an adjective is uncommon.


 Dictionary entry details 


ANGRY (adjective)


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Meaning:

Feeling or showing anger

Context examples:

angry at the weather / angry customers / an angry silence / sending angry letters to the papers

Similar:

aggravated; provoked (incited, especially deliberately, to anger)

wrathful; wroth; wrothful (vehemently incensed and condemnatory)

smoldering; smouldering (showing scarcely suppressed anger)

livid (furiously angry)

irate; ireful (feeling or showing extreme anger)

incensed; indignant; outraged; umbrageous (angered at something unjust or wrong)

huffy; mad; sore (roused to anger)

hot under the collar (very angry)

choleric; irascible (characterized by anger)

black (marked by anger or resentment or hostility)

angered; enraged; furious; infuriated; maddened (marked by extreme anger)

Antonym:

unangry (not angry)


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Meaning:

(of the elements) as if showing violent anger

Synonyms:

angry; tempestuous; furious; raging; wild

Context examples:

angry clouds on the horizon / furious winds / the raging sea

Similar:

stormy ((especially of weather) affected or characterized by storms or commotion)


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Meaning:

Severely inflamed and painful

Context example:

an angry sore

Similar:

unhealthy (not in or exhibiting good health in body or mind)


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