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anger

noun

anger

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of anger

  1. to make angry it's virtually impossible to anger Mrs. Peterson—she's the most easygoing person I've ever known Synonyms enrage, incense, inflame (also enflame), infuriate, ire, madden, outrage, rankle, rile, roil, steam up, tick off Related Words affront, aggravate, annoy, burn (up), cross, exasperate, get, huff, irritate, miff, nettle, offend, peeve, pique, provoke, put out, ruffle, vex; antagonize, embitter, envenom Phrases get one's goat, rub the wrong way Near Antonyms allay, assuage, relieve; comfort, console, soothe; appease, conciliate, mollify, pacify, placate; calm, lull, quiet, settle; beguile, bewitch, captivate, charm, disarm, enchant Antonyms delight, gratify, please


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