Synonyms for (adjective) angry

Synonyms: angry

Definition: feeling or showing anger

Usage: angry at the weather; angry customers; an angry silence; sending angry letters to the papers

Similar words: aggravated, provoked

Definition: incited, especially deliberately, to anger

Usage: aggravated by passive resistance; the provoked animal attacked the child


Similar words: enraged, furious, infuriated, angered, maddened

Definition: marked by extreme anger

Usage: the enraged bull attached; furious about the accident; a furious scowl; infuriated onlookers charged the police who were beating the boy; could not control the maddened crowd


Similar words: black

Definition: marked by anger or resentment or hostility

Usage: black looks; black words


Similar words: choleric, irascible

Definition: characterized by anger

Usage: a choleric outburst; an irascible response


Similar words: hot under the collar

Definition: very angry


Similar words: huffy, mad, sore

Definition: roused to anger

Usage: stayed huffy a good while- Mark Twain; she gets mad when you wake her up so early; mad at his friend; sore over a remark


Similar words: umbrageous, outraged, indignant, incensed

Definition: angered at something unjust or wrong

Usage: an indignant denial; incensed at the judges' unfairness; a look of outraged disbelief; umbrageous at the loss of their territory


Similar words: irate, ireful

Definition: feeling or showing extreme anger

Usage: irate protesters; ireful words


Similar words: livid

Definition: furiously angry

Usage: willful stupidity makes him absolutely livid


Similar words: smoldering, smouldering

Definition: showing scarcely suppressed anger

Usage: her tone was...conversational although...her eyes were smoldering- James Hensel


Similar words: wrathful, wroth, wrothful

Definition: vehemently incensed and condemnatory

Usage: they trembled before the wrathful queen; but wroth as he was, a short struggle ended in reconciliation


Synonyms: tempestuous, wild, angry, furious, raging

Definition: (of the elements) as if showing violent anger

Usage: angry clouds on the horizon; furious winds; the raging sea

Similar words: stormy

Definition: (especially of weather) affected or characterized by storms or commotion

Usage: a stormy day; wide and stormy seas


Synonyms: angry

Definition: severely inflamed and painful

Usage: an angry sore

Similar words: unhealthy

Definition: not in or exhibiting good health in body or mind

Usage: unhealthy ulcers