angry

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adjective an·gry \ˈaŋ-grē\

Definition of angry

angrier

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angriest

  1. 1 :  feeling or showing anger an angry crowd

  2. 2a :  indicative of or proceeding from anger angry wordsb :  seeming to show anger or to threaten in an angry manner an angry sky

  3. 3 :  painfully inflamed an angry rash

angrily

play \-grə-lē\ adverb

angriness

play \-grē-nəs\ noun

Examples of angry in a Sentence

  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.

Origin and Etymology of angry

see 1anger


First Known Use: 14th century


ANGRY Defined for English Language Learners

angry

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adjective an·gry \ˈaŋ-grē\

Definition of angry for English Language Learners

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

  • : showing anger

  • : seeming to show anger : threatening or menacing


ANGRY Defined for Kids

angry

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adjective an·gry \ˈaŋ-grē\

Definition of angry for Students

angrier

;

angriest

  1. :  feeling or showing great annoyance or displeasure :  feeling or showing anger

angrily

\-grə-lē\ adverb shouting angrily


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