Definition of angry
1 : feeling or showing anger an angry crowd
2a : indicative of or proceeding from anger angry wordsb : seeming to show anger or to threaten in an angry manner an angry sky
3 : painfully inflamed an angry rash
angrilyplay \-grə-lē\ adverb
angrinessplay \-grē-nəs\ noun
Examples of angry in a sentence
I've never seen her look so angry.
An angry crowd gathered outside the courthouse.
I was angry that he had forgotten my birthday.
What made you so angry?
He got angry when he found out about their plans.
He sent an angry letter to the company president.
They had an argument and exchanged some angry words.
She gave me an angry look.
Origin and Etymology of angry
First Known Use: 14th century
ANGRY Defined for English Language Learners
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
Definition of angry for Students
: feeling or showing great annoyance or displeasure : feeling or showing anger
angrily\-grə-lē\ adverb shouting angrily
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