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Angry - Meaning and Examples

Meaning of 'Angry' (Webster Dictionary)

1 . Angry [ superl.]
- Troublesome; vexatious; rigorous.
- Inflamed and painful, as a sore.
- Touched with anger; under the emotion of anger; feeling resentment; enraged; -- followed generally by with before a person, and at before a thing.
- Showing anger; proceeding from anger; acting as if moved by anger; wearing the marks of anger; as, angry words or tones; an angry sky; angry waves.
- Red.
- Sharp; keen; stimulated.

Meaning of 'Angry' (Princeton's WordNet)

1 . angry [ a]
Meaning (1):
- feeling or showing anger
Example in sentence:
  • an angry silence;
  • angry at the weather;
  • angry customers;
  • sending angry letters to the papers
2 . angry [ s]
Meaning (2):
- severely inflamed and painful
Example in sentence:
  • an angry sore
Meaning (3):
- (of the elements) as if showing violent anger
Example in sentence:
  • angry clouds on the horizon;
  • furious winds;
  • the raging sea