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angry

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adjective an·gry \ˈaŋ-grē\

Simple Definition of angry

  • : filled with anger : having a strong feeling of being upset or annoyed

  • : showing anger

  • : seeming to show anger : threatening or menacing

Full Definition of angry

an·gri·eran·gri·est

  1. 1 :  feeling or showing anger

  2. 2 a :  indicative of or proceeding from anger <angry words> b :  seeming to show anger or to threaten in an angry manner <an angry sky>

  3. 3 :  painfully inflamed <an angry rash>

an·gri·lyplay \-grə-lē\ adverb
an·gri·ness play \-grē-nəs\ noun

Examples of angry

  1. I've never seen her look so angry.

  2. An angry crowd gathered outside the courthouse.

  3. I was angry that he had forgotten my birthday.

  4. What made you so angry?

  5. He got angry when he found out about their plans.

  6. He sent an angry letter to the company president.

  7. They had an argument and exchanged some angry words.

  8. She gave me an angry look.



14th Century

First Known Use of angry

14th century



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