Definitions for Angerˈæŋ gər
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a strong feeling of displeasure and belligerence aroused by a real or supposed wrong; wrath.
Obs. grief; trouble.
(v.t.)to arouse anger or wrath in.
(v.i.)to become angry.
* Syn: anger , indignation , rage , fury describe deep and strong feelings aroused by injury, injustice, etc. anger is the general term for sudden violent displeasure accompanied by an impulse to retaliate: insults that provoked a burst of anger.indignation , a more formal word, implies deep and justified anger, often directed at something unworthy: The scandal aroused public indignation.rage is vehement, uncontrolled anger: rage at being fired from a job.fury is rage so great that it resembles insanity: He smashed his fist against the wall in a drunken fury.
Origin of anger:
1150–1200; < ON angra to grieve, der. of angr grief; akin to OHG angust, L angor anguish
anger, choler, ire(noun)
a strong emotion; a feeling that is oriented toward some real or supposed grievance
the state of being angry
wrath, anger, ire, ira(verb)
belligerence aroused by a real or supposed wrong (personified as one of the deadly sins)
"The news angered him"
anger, see red(verb)
"He angers easily"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
a strong feeling when you are annoyed
She screamed in anger.
A strong feeling of displeasure, hostility or antagonism towards someone or something, usually combined with an urge to harm.
You need to control your anger.
Pain or stinging.
To cause such a feeling of antagonism.
Don't anger me.
To become angry.
You anger too easily.
trouble; vexation; also, physical pain or smart of a sore, etc
a strong passion or emotion of displeasure or antagonism, excited by a real or supposed injury or insult to one's self or others, or by the intent to do such injury
to make painful; to cause to smart; to inflame
to excite to anger; to enrage; to provoke
The Roycroft Dictionary
1. A violent blushing and scampering up and down of the blood upon hearing the truth about ourselves; an epileptic condition produced by the presentation of a bill that is not yet due, just due, or overdue. A sudden tumescence of the ego and a furious exaltation of verbal powers upon losing a collar-button. 2. Before election, the righteous wrath of a candidate in the presence of evils that he has invented; after election-day, his wail in the presence of the grave he did not dig. _E. g._, The devil (taking final leave of the Lord): "I am in anger with thee, Sire." The Lord: "For thee, son, 't will be a long time between heavens. So go to Hell and take thine Anger with thee."
U.S. National Library of Medicine
A strong emotional feeling of displeasure aroused by being interfered with, injured or threatened.
Translations for Anger
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a violent, bitter feeling (against someone or something)
He was filled with anger about the way he had been treated.
- raivaPortuguese (BR)
- hněv, zlostCzech
- der ZornGerman
- cólera, furiaSpanish
- خشم؛ عصبانیتFarsi
- כַּעַס, זַעַם, רוֹגֶזHebrew
- rabbia, colleraItalian
- خشم؛ عصبانیتPersian
- غصه او اندوهPashto
- mânie, furieRomanian
- hnev, zlosťSlovak
- kızgınlık, öfkeTurkish
- 憤怒Chinese (Trad.)
- гнів, лютьUkrainian
- غصہ ، طیشUrdu
- sự tức giậnVietnamese
- 愤怒Chinese (Simp.)
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