What does wrath mean?

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

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wrathnoun

    intense anger (usually on an epic scale)

  2. wrath, anger, ire, iranoun

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

Wiktionary

  1. wrathnoun

    Great anger.

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

  2. wrathnoun

    Punishment.

  3. wrathadjective

    Wrathful; very angry.

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wrathadjective

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

  2. Wrathadjective

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

  3. Wrathadjective

    see Wroth

  4. Wrathverb

    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. Lucius Annaeus Seneca:

    Arms observe no bounds; nor can the wrath of the sword, once drawn, be easily checked or stayed; war delights in blood.

  2. David Bissonette:

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

  3. RJ Intindola – (Gandolfo):

    Those who obtain an eminent position, shall acquire critics, resentment, wrath and isolation; choose your friends for who they are, instead of who you are.

  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. Ahmed Korayem:

    Beasts aren’t sent with wrath because the time is short but, rather, are shaped over time from the wrath that was wrought forth within them.

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