adjective (angrier, angriest)
- 1Having a strong feeling of or showing annoyance, displeasure, or hostility; full of anger: why are you angry with me? an angry customer Christine had made him angry I’m angry that she didn’t call meMore example sentences
irate, mad, annoyed, cross, vexed, irritated, indignant, irked; furious, enraged, infuriated, in a temper, incensed, raging, fuming, seething, beside oneself, choleric, outraged; livid, apoplectic• informal hot under the collar, up in arms, in high dudgeon, foaming at the mouth, doing a slow burn, steamed up, in a lather, fit to be tied, seeing redsore, bent out of shape, ticked off, teed off, pissed off, PO'd• literary wrathful• archaic wrothheated, passionate, stormy, “lively”; bad-tempered, ill-tempered, ill-natured, acrimonious, bitter
- Another was angry that they first heard about the outage from customers, rather than BT.
- While car criminals infuriate Fry he is as angry with receivers of stolen goods.
- He always seems angry with the world, and often comes over as tetchy in interviews.
- 1.1(Of the sea or sky) stormy, turbulent, or threatening: the wild, angry seaMore example sentences
- The waves of the angry sea threw Lorana into her uncle, Koric, who held on to the oar with all his strength.
- Darius' eyes were hard and intense and his stormy aura swirled with angry red.
- The angry waves lash at my body, as if the sea is trying to reclaim what it had just lost.
- 1.2(Of a wound or sore) red and inflamed: her skin was splotched with angry red burnsMore example sentences
- The doctor had just finished applying eight stitches to the angry gash beneath his left eye.
- Afterwards my face had a number of large angry swollen red areas which have since gone down.
- There were scabs, but where the skin had been angry red, it was now a more healthy shade of pink.
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- The bondholders reacted angrily, saying they had not been consulted on the details of the scheme.
- Last week, he angrily brandished documents which he claimed cleared him of any involvement.
- Are you sometimes in difficult situations because you have reacted angrily or even violently?