Word Focus

focusing on words and literature





Definitions and Synonyms of angry | Another word for angry | What is angry?

Definition 1: feeling or showing anger - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where angry or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • angry at the weather
  • angry customers
  • an angry silence
  • sending angry letters to the papers

(angry is similar to ...) incited, especially deliberately, to anger

"aggravated by passive resistance" "the provoked animal attacked the child"

(angry is similar to ...) showing scarcely suppressed anger

"her tone was...conversational although...her eyes were smoldering"

(angry is similar to ...) furiously angry

"willful stupidity makes him absolutely livid"

(angry is similar to ...) feeling or showing extreme anger

"irate protesters" "ireful words"

(angry is similar to ...) angered at something unjust or wrong

"an indignant denial" "incensed at the judges' unfairness" "a look of outraged disbelief" "umbrageous at the loss of their territory"

(angry is similar to ...) roused to anger

"stayed huffy a good while" "she gets mad when you wake her up so early" "mad at his friend" "sore over a remark"

(angry is similar to ...) very angry

(angry is similar to ...) characterized by anger

"a choleric outburst" "an irascible response"

(angry is similar to ...) marked by anger or resentment or hostility

"black looks" "black words"

(angry is similar to ...) marked by extreme anger

"the enraged bull attached" "furious about the accident" "a furious scowl" "infuriated onlookers charged the police who were beating the boy" "could not control the maddened crowd"

(angry is similar to ...) vehemently incensed and condemnatory

"they trembled before the wrathful queen" "but wroth as he was, a short struggle ended in reconciliation"

Definition 2: (of the elements) as if showing violent anger - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where angry or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • angry clouds on the horizon
  • furious winds
  • the raging sea

Synonyms for angry in the sense of this definition

(angry is similar to ...) (especially of weather) affected or characterized by storms or commotion

"a stormy day" "wide and stormy seas"

Definition 3: severely inflamed and painful - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where angry or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • an angry sore

(angry is similar to ...) not in or exhibiting good health in body or mind

"unhealthy ulcers"

More words

Another word for angriness

Another word for angrily

Another word for angrecum

Another word for angraecum

Another word for angoumois moth

Another word for angry walk

Another word for angst

Another word for angstrom

Another word for angstrom unit

Another word for anguid lizard


Other word for anguid lizard

anguid lizard meaning and synonyms

How to pronounce anguid lizard