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Angry Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0

  • feeling or showing anger; "angry at the weather"; "angry customers"; "an angry silence"; "sending angry letters to the papers"
  • (of the elements) as if showing violent anger; "angry clouds on the horizon"; "furious winds"; "the raging sea"
  • severely inflamed and painful; "an angry sore"

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Angry Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia

Anger is one of the basic emotions. It is an inherited response, and is common to all mammals and a number of other animals. It happens when we are threatened, offended, wronged, or denied something we really want or need. Rage is the strongest form of anger.

Anger is a normal emotion. It involves a strong, uncomfortable and emotional response to a provocation.  • cognitive (appraisals),  • tension and agitations  • behaviours like withdrawing or antagonism.

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'Angry' example sentence in quotations

* In the beginning the Universe was created. This has made a lot of people very angry and been widely regarded as a bad move. - Douglas Adams

* It is easy to fly into a passion--anybody can do that--but to be angry with the right person and at the right time and with the right object and in the right way--that is not easy, and it is not everyone who can do it. - Aristotle

* Anyone can become angry. That is easy. But to be angry with the right person, to the right degree, at the right time, for the right purpose and in the right way - that is not easy. - Aristotle

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Angry Sample Sentences in News

  • Protesters confront officers in Seattle, force closure of I-5
    Demonstrators angry over the killing of a Ferguson, Mo., teen by police there gather at Seattle’s Westlake Park on Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, to protest a Missouri grand jury’s decision not to file charges against the police officer who killed Mike Brown. Read more on this news related to 'Angry'
  • Kim Kardashian, Clash of Clans, Angry Birds and more donate in-app purchases to charity
    Buying stars in Kim Kardashian: Hollywood or gems in Clash of Clans may actually do some genuine good for the next two weeks. A host of iOS apps, including the likes of Angry Birds, Farmville 2 and Puzzle & Dragons, are currently donating proceeds from in-app purchases to the Global Fund to fight HIV, AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria in Africa. The app charity dri Read more on this news related to 'Angry'
  • Angry farmers demand payment
    Farmers in Nchelenge district of Luapula province are angered by the delay by the Food Reserve Agency (FRA) to pay them for the maize supplied to the Agency. Read more on this news related to 'Angry'

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