Hypertext Webster Gateway: "angry"

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) (web1913)

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.
xlv. 5.

Wherefore should God be angry at thy voice?
--Eccles. v.

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) 1.7 (wn)

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: {furious},
{raging}, {tempestuous}, {wild}]
3: severely inflamed and painful; "an angry sore"

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