Definition of wrath in English:

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Pronunciation: /rɒθ/
Pronunciation: /rɔːθ/


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.
anger, rage, fury, annoyance, indignation, outrage, pique, spleen, chagrin, vexation, exasperation, dudgeon, high dudgeon, hot temper, bad temper, bad mood, ill humour, irritation, irritability, crossness, displeasure, discontentment, disgruntlement, irascibility, cantankerousness, peevishness, querulousness, crabbiness, testiness, tetchiness, snappishness;
air rage
literary ire, choler


Old English wrǣththu, from wrāth (see wroth).

Words that rhyme with wrath

broth, cloth, froth, Goth, moth, Roth

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