WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2017
an•gry /ˈæŋgri/USA pronunciation   adj.,  -gri•er, -gri•est. 
  1. feeling anger or strong resentment:an angry parent.[be + ~ + at/with]She was angry at the dean. I was angry with the children that night.[be + ~ + about]I was angry about the insult.
  2. showing, expressing, caused by, or characterized by anger;
    wrathful:[usually before a noun]angry words.
  3. Dialect TermsChiefly New England and Midland U.S. [before a noun] inflamed;
    red:an angry sore.
  4. showing characteristics associated with anger:[usually: before a noun]an angry sea; angry clouds.
an•gri•ly, adv. 
    angry is an adjective, anger is a noun, angrily is an adverb:They were very angry with you. He keeps his anger locked up inside. He stalked angrily out of the room.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
an•gry  (anggrē),USA pronunciation adj.,  -gri•er, -gri•est. 
  1. feeling or showing anger or strong resentment (usually fol. 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. Dialect Terms[Chiefly New Eng. 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 sea; the boom of angry guns.
angri•ly, adv. 
angri•ness, n. 
  • Middle English. See anger, -y1 1275–1325
    • 1.See corresponding entry in Unabridged irate, incensed, enraged, infuriated, furious, mad;
      provoked, irritated.
    • 1.See corresponding entry in Unabridged calm.


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

angry /ˈæŋɡrɪ/ adj ( -grier, -griest)
  1. feeling or expressing annoyance, animosity, or resentment; enraged
  2. suggestive of anger: angry clouds
  3. severely inflamed: an angry sore

ˈangrily adv USAGE
It was formerly considered incorrect to talk about being angry at a person, but this use is now acceptable




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