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ROILED

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does roiled mean? 

ROILED (adjective)
  The adjective ROILED has 2 senses:

1. aroused to impatience or anger
2. (of a liquid) agitated vigorously; in a state of turbulence

  Familiarity information: ROILED used as an adjective is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


ROILED (adjective)


Sense 1roiled [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Aroused to impatience or anger

Synonyms:

roiled; riled; pissed off; pissed; peeved; nettled; miffed; annoyed; stung; irritated; steamed

Context examples:

made an irritated gesture / feeling nettled from the constant teasing / peeved about being left out / felt really pissed at her snootiness / riled no end by his lies / roiled by the delay

Similar:

displeased (not pleased; experiencing or manifesting displeasure)


Sense 2roiled [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

(of a liquid) agitated vigorously; in a state of turbulence

Synonyms:

roiling; roily; churning; roiled; turbulent

Context examples:

the river's roiling current / turbulent rapids

Similar:

agitated (physically disturbed or set in motion)


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