Adjective "angry" definition and examples



Definitions and examples


Feeling or showing strong annoyance, displeasure, or hostility; full of anger.
  1. 'I'm angry that she didn't call me'
  2. 'Despite this the committee voted to take no further action with many angry that the motion had even been on the agenda.'
  3. 'When I think back about the things that truly made me angry there were few.'
  4. 'The children were angry with their parents for not being able to give them what others could.'
  5. 'Another was angry that they first heard about the outage from customers, rather than BT.'
  6. 'The woman then came to our flat very upset and angry that we'd made things worse.'
  7. 'On two occasions, it has gone too far and I have actually been so angry that I hit him.'
  8. 'The papers are angry that we gave hospital consultants a massive pay rise without asking them to do any more work.'
  9. 'Labor Senator Kate Lundy is angry that not all thefts have been reported to the police.'
  10. 'One minute I feel we can get over this but the next I'm angry with him and feel I could never trust him again.'
  11. 'While car criminals infuriate Fry he is as angry with receivers of stolen goods.'
  12. 'As Chris points the boat back to Paignton, the sky is already looking angry.'
  13. 'The sea lashed the rock like angry scorpions wishing for release from a cage making small droplets of water fly up.'
  14. 'Darius' eyes were hard and intense and his stormy aura swirled with angry red.'
  15. 'There was an angry purple bruise around her arm, slightly in the shape of fingers.'
  16. 'There were scabs, but where the skin had been angry red, it was now a more healthy shade of pink.'
  17. 'The abrasions around his neck were an angry red, a sharp contrast to his pale skin.'


1. feeling or showing anger or strong resentment (usually followed by at, with, or about): to be angry at the dean; to be angry about the snub.

2. expressing, caused by, or characterized by anger; wrathful: angry words.

3. Chiefly New England and Midland U.S. inflamed, as a sore; exhibiting inflammation.

4. (of an object or phenomenon) exhibiting a characteristic or creating a mood associated with anger or danger, as by color, sound, force, etc.: an angry

More examples(as adjective)

"people can be angry with people."

"people can be angry for things."

"people can be angry with herselfs."

"people can be angry with himselfs."

"people can be angry at things."

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