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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Angry \An"gry\, a. [Compar. Angrier; superl. Angriest.] [See
1. Troublesome; vexatious; rigorous. [Obs.]
God had provided a severe and angry education to
chastise the forwardness of a young spirit. --Jer.
2. Inflamed and painful, as a sore.
3. Touched with anger; under the emotion of anger; feeling
resentment; enraged; -- followed generally by with before
a person, and at before a thing.
Be not grieved, nor angry with yourselves. --Gen.
Wherefore should God be angry at thy voice?
4. 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. "An angry countenance."
--Prov. xxv. 23.
5. Red. [R.]
Sweet rose, whose hue, angry and brave. --Herbert.
6. Sharp; keen; stimulated. [R.]
I never ate with angrier appetite. --Tennyson.
Syn: Passionate; resentful; irritated; irascible; indignant;
provoked; enraged; incensed; exasperated; irate; hot;
raging; furious; wrathful; wroth; choleric; inflamed;
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
adj 1: feeling or showing anger; "angry at the weather"; "angry
customers"; "an angry silence"; "sending angry letters to
the papers" [ant: unangry(p)]
2: (of the elements) as if showing violent anger; "angry clouds
on the horizon"; "furious winds"; "the raging sea" [syn:
angry, furious, raging, tempestuous, wild]
3: severely inflamed and painful; "an angry sore"
From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :
121 Moby Thesaurus words for "angry":
acid, acrimonious, aggravated, algetic, anarchic, angered, annoyed,
blustering, blusterous, blustery, bothered, browned off,
browned-off, bugged, burning, burnt-up, caustic, chafed, chaotic,
choleric, cloudy, corrosive, cross, cyclonic, dirty, discontented,
disturbed, enraged, exasperated, feeling evil, festering, fiery,
foul, frantic, frenzied, fuming, furious, galled, griped, heated,
hellish, in a temper, incensed, indignant, inflamed, infuriate,
infuriated, insensate, irascible, irate, ireful, irked, irritable,
irritated, livid, mad, maddened, miffed, mindless, nettled,
orgasmic, orgastic, out of humor, out of sorts, out of temper,
pandemoniac, peeved, perturbed, piqued, pissed, pissed off,
pissed-off, provoked, put out, raging, rainy, rankling, ravening,
raving, raw, red, red-faced, resentful, riled, riled up, riley,
rip-roaring, roiled, ruffled, sensitive, shirty, smarting, sore,
splenetic, storming, stormy, tempestuous, tender, ticked off,
tingling, tornadic, troubled, troublous, tumultuous, turbulent,
typhonic, typhoonish, up in arms, uproarious, upset, uptight,
vexed, waxy, wild, wild-eyed, worked up, wrathful, wrathy, wroth,
wrought up, wrought-up
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