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Another word for anger

  1. A strong feeling of displeasure or hostility

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  1. To cause to feel or show anger

  2. To be or become angry

      1. The vapor phase of water.
      2. A mist of cooling water vapor.
      3. Pressurized water vapor used for heating, cooking, or to provide mechanical power.
      1. To churn and foam as if boiling.
      2. To be in a state of turmoil or ferment:
      3. To be violently excited or agitated:
      1. Violent, explosive anger.
      2. A fit of anger.
      3. Furious intensity, as of a storm or disease.
      1. Vapor, gas, or smoke, especially if irritating, harmful, or strong.
      2. A strong or acrid odor.
      3. A state of resentment or vexation.
      1. A colloidal dispersion of a gas in a liquid or solid medium, such as shaving cream, foam rubber, or a substance used to fight fires. A foam may be produced, especially on the surface of a liquid, by agitation or by a chemical reaction, such as fermentation.
      2. Any of various light, porous, semirigid or spongy materials, usually the solidified form of a liquid full of gas bubbles, used as a building material or for thermal insulation or shock absorption, as in packaging.
      3. Frothy saliva produced especially as a result of physical exertion or a pathological condition.
      1. A sudden outbreak of flame or light:
      2. An outburst or eruption:
      3. A recurrence, especially of a disease or condition:
      1. To release mechanical, chemical, or nuclear energy by the sudden production of gases in a confined space:
      2. To burst violently as a result of internal pressure.
      3. To shatter with a loud noise:
      1. To undergo combustion or be consumed as fuel:
      2. To be damaged, injured, or destroyed by fire, heat, radiation, electricity, or a caustic agent:
      3. To consume fuel:
      1. A stiff hair.
      2. A stiff hairlike structure:
      3. To stand stiffly on end like bristles:
      1. (intransitive) To boil to such an extent as to overflow its container.
      2. (idiomatic, of anger, etc.) To reach the point where aggressive action is taken.

Another word for anger

  1. To arouse (someone) to anger

  2. To become angry

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Synonym Study

  • Wrath implies deep indignation expressing itself in a desire to punish or get revenge
  • Ire , chiefly a literary word, suggests a show of great anger in acts, words, looks, etc.
  • Fury implies a frenzied rage that borders on madness
  • Rage suggests a violent outburst of anger in which self-control is lost
  • Indignation implies righteous anger aroused by what seems unjust, mean, or insulting
  • Anger is broadly applicable to feelings of resentful or revengeful displeasure