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Angry Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • 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


  • 'Angry Birds' Feathers Nest With Transforming Toys
    With Angry Birds Transformers now in app stores and the physical toys at retail I put the toy-game combo to the test. Namely, I put it in the hands of my family and stood back to see what happened. Read more on this news related to 'Angry'
  • Few Latinos 'angry' over Obama immigration policy, but support slips
    Only a small minority of Latino voters report that they are “angry” over President Obama’s decision this year to delay executive action on immigration reform, but disappointment over his deportation policies is widespread, and Democrats have suffered a decline in support... Read more on this news related to 'Angry'
  • CNN poll: Voters are angry
    Democrats are battling to save their Senate majority and hoping to prevent more losses in the House. A new CNN poll won't bring them optimism. Read more on this news related to 'Angry'

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