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enrage

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verb en·rage \in-ˈrāj, en-\

Simple Definition of enrage

  • : to make (someone) very angry : to fill (someone) with rage

Full Definition of enrage

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to fill with rage :  anger

Examples of enrage

  1. His thoughtless behavior enraged us.

  2. People were enraged by the decision.



Origin of enrage

Middle French enrager to become mad, from Old French enragier, from en- + rage rage


First Known Use: 1575



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