intense anger (usually on an epic scale)
wrath, anger, ire, ira(noun)
belligerence aroused by a real or supposed wrong (personified as one of the deadly sins)
Homer relates an episode in the Trojan War that reveals the tragic consequences of the wrath of Achilles.
Wrathful; very angry.
Origin: From wraththe, wreththe, from wræþþu, wræþþo, from wraiþiþō, equivalent to . Compare wreedte, vrede, vrede, reiði. More at wroth.
violent anger; vehement exasperation; indignation; rage; fury; ire
the effects of anger or indignation; the just punishment of an offense or a crime
to anger; to enrage; -- also used impersonally
The Wrath is the name of two fictional comic book supervillains published by DC Comics. The original Wrath debuted in Batman Special #1, and was created by Mike W. Barr and Michael Golden. The second Wrath debuted in Batman Confidential #13, and was created by Tony Bedard and Rags Morales.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
räth, n. violent anger: holy indignation: heat.—adj. violently angry.—adj. Wrath′ful, full of wrath: very angry: springing from, or expressing, wrath.—adv. Wrath′fully.—n. Wrath′fulness.—adv. Wrath′ily.—adjs. Wrath′less; Wrath′y, apt to wrath. [Old Northumbrian wrǽððo—A.S. wráð, adj. wroth; Ice. reithi.]
The numerical value of WRATH in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of WRATH in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Dangerous is wrath concealed. Hatred proclaimed doth lose its chance of wreaking vengeance.
A soft answer turneth away wrath. Once wrath is looking the other way, shoot it in the head.
I think the wrath of God is more inclined to fall on those people who are so condemning and judgmental.
I was angry with my friend I told my wrath, my wrath did end. I was angry with my foe I told it not, my wrath did grow.
The President is not known for nuance, which is what a speech like this requires to escape the potential wrath of his multiple audiences.
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- Wut, ZornGerman
- cólera, iraSpanish
- viha, raivoFinnish
- fureur, colère, courroux, ireFrench
- grimeWestern Frisian
- corraichScottish Gaelic
- furore, collera, iraItalian
- 激怒, 憤怒Japanese
- xezeb, gerûşe, xişm, kerb, hêrs, kîn, qînKurdish
- rūstybė, kerštasLithuanian
- dusmas, atriebībaLatvian
- гнев, бесMacedonian
- kemurkaan, kemarahanMalay
- gramschap, woede, toornDutch
- vrede, sinneNorwegian
- ira, cóleraPortuguese
- răzbunare, mânie, furie, urgieRomanian
- срџба, срдитост, гневSerbo-Croatian
- gazap, hiddetTurkish
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