What does wrath mean?

Definitions for wrath
ræθ, rɑθ; esp. Brit. rɔθwrath

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wrath(noun)

    intense anger (usually on an epic scale)

  2. wrath, anger, ire, ira(noun)

    belligerence aroused by a real or supposed wrong (personified as one of the deadly sins)

Wiktionary

  1. wrath(Noun)

    Great anger.

    Homer relates an episode in the Trojan War that reveals the tragic consequences of the wrath of Achilles.

    Etymology: From wraththe, wreththe, from wræþþu, wræþþo, from wraiþiþō, equivalent to . Compare wreedte, vrede, vrede, reiði. More at wroth.

  2. wrath(Noun)

    Punishment.

    Etymology: From wraththe, wreththe, from wræþþu, wræþþo, from wraiþiþō, equivalent to . Compare wreedte, vrede, vrede, reiði. More at wroth.

  3. wrath(Adjective)

    Wrathful; very angry.

    Etymology: From wraththe, wreththe, from wræþþu, wræþþo, from wraiþiþō, equivalent to . Compare wreedte, vrede, vrede, reiði. More at wroth.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wrath(adj)

    violent anger; vehement exasperation; indignation; rage; fury; ire

  2. Wrath(adj)

    the effects of anger or indignation; the just punishment of an offense or a crime

  3. Wrath(adj)

    see Wroth

  4. Wrath(verb)

    to anger; to enrage; -- also used impersonally

Freebase

  1. Wrath

    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

  1. Wrath

    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.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wrath in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wrath in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of wrath in a Sentence

  1. Robert F. Kennedy:

    Few men are willing to brave the disapproval of their fellows, the censure of their colleagues, the wrath of their society. Moral courage is a rarer commodity than bravery in battle or great intelligence. Yet it is the one essential, vital quality for those who seek to change a world which yields most painfully to change.

  2. David Bissonette:

    But of all plagues, good Heaven, thy wrath can send, Save me, oh, save me, from the candid friend.

  3. Kahlil Gibran:

    In battling evil, excess is good for he who is moderate in announcing the truth is presenting half-truth. He conceals the other half out of fear of the people's wrath.

  4. Sonny Parsons:

    I hope that Hagibis storm's show happens in the middle of the sea, definitely, people will absorb the wrath of typhoon Hagibis and I feel bad about it.

  5. John Wayne, (as Genghis Kahn to Susan Hayward in the move The Conqueror) 1956:

    Yer beautiful in yer wrath! I shall keep you, and in responding to my passions, yer hatred will kindle into love.

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