Definition of wrathy in English:

Share this entry


Pronunciation: /ˈrɒθi/
Pronunciation: /ˈrɔːθi/


North American informal, dated
Example sentences
  • My flip, polite persona masks a smouldering and wrathy incredulity as I learn that another revivalist is stepping up to accept officialdom's accolade.
  • California writer Frank Taylor wrote in Forum in November 1939, ‘Californians are wrathy over The Grapes of Wrath…Though the book is fiction, many readers accept it as fact.’
  • I began to be alarmed and wrathy; but I felt that my knowledge of French was not equal to adequately expressing my sentiments and decided to await developments.

Words that rhyme with wrathy

bothy, frothy, mothy

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: wrathy

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.