angry


angry
01. My father gets really [angry] if I don't get good marks at school.
02. His voice was full of [anger], and his face was bright red.
03. The woman shouted [angrily] at the children to stop teasing the dog.
04. What did you do to [anger] your mother like that?
05. Leave me alone right now; I am too [angry] to even speak to you.
06. The teacher shouted [angrily] at the children to stop throwing rocks at the school.
07. An [angry] group of protesters gathered outside the embassy.
08. There is a Chinese proverb which states, never write a letter while you are [angry].
09. There is a Chinese proverb that states that if you are patient in a moment of [anger], you will escape a hundred days of sorrow.
10. Lena Horne once said, "Don't be afraid to feel as [angry] or as loving as you can because when you feel nothing, it's just death."
11. Ralph Waldo Emerson observed that for every minute you remain [angry], you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind.
12. Maggie Scarf once remarked that getting [angry] can sometimes be like leaping into a wonderfully responsive sports car, gunning the motor, taking off at high speed, and then discovering that the brakes are out of order.
13. Carlos Castaneda once wrote, "No person is important enough to make me [angry]."
14. Marvin Gaye sang, "[Anger] destroys your soul."

Grammatical examples in English. 2013.

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  • Angry — An gry, a. [Compar. {Angrier}; superl. {Angriest}.] [See {Anger}.] 1. Troublesome; vexatious; rigorous. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] God had provided a severe and angry education to chastise the forwardness of a young spirit. Jer. Taylor. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • angry — [aŋ′grē] adj. angrier, angriest [ME angri, troubled < ANGER] 1. feeling, showing, or resulting from anger [an angry reply] 2. wild and stormy, as if angry [an angry sea] 3. inflamed and sore [an angry wound] angrily …   English World dictionary

  • angry — (adj.) late 14c., from ANGER (Cf. anger) (n.) + Y (Cf. y) (2). Originally full of trouble, vexatious; sense of enraged, irate also is from late 14c. The Old Norse adjective was ongrfullr sorrowful, and Middle English had angerful anxious, eager… …   Etymology dictionary

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  • angry — ► ADJECTIVE (angrier, angriest) 1) feeling or showing anger. 2) (of a wound or sore) red and inflamed. DERIVATIVES angrily adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • angry — an|gry W3S3 [ˈæŋgri] adj comparative angrier superlative angriest [Date: 1300 1400; Origin: anger] 1.) feeling strong emotions which make you want to shout at someone or hurt them because they have behaved in an unfair, cruel, offensive etc way,… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • angry */*/*/ — UK [ˈæŋɡrɪ] / US adjective Word forms angry : adjective angry comparative angrier superlative angriest Metaphor: Being angry is like being hot or on fire. She burned with indignation. ♦ He has a fiery temper. ♦ Jack was a hot tempered young man.… …   English dictionary