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wrath Line breaks: wrath
Pronunciation: /rɒθ/

Definition of wrath in English:


literary or humorous
Extreme anger: he hid his pipe for fear of incurring his father’s wrath
More example sentences
  • I decided that if it was another telemarketer calling, they were going to get my wrath!
  • Step out of line here and the wrath of the consumer can descend with real force.
  • I'm going to risk her wrath, I say, and at last I think there is a glimmer of a smile.


Old English wrǣththu, from wrāth (see wroth).

Words that rhyme with wrath

broth, cloth, froth, Goth, moth, Roth

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