Wrathfully
Wrathful Wrath"ful, a. 1. Full of wrath; very angry; greatly incensed; ireful; passionate; as, a wrathful man. [1913 Webster]

2. Springing from, or expressing, wrath; as, a wrathful countenance. ``Wrathful passions.'' --Sprat. [1913 Webster]

Syn: Furious; raging; indignant; resentful. [1913 Webster] -- {Wrath"ful*ly}, adv. -- {Wrath"ful*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • wrathfully — adverb In a wrathful manner; with anger; angrily. Of course, a minute or so later I would realise wrathfully that it was all a lie, a revolting lie, an affected lie, that is, all this penitence, this emotion, these vows of reform …   Wiktionary

  • wrathfully — wrathful ► ADJECTIVE literary ▪ full of or characterized by intense anger. DERIVATIVES wrathfully adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • wrathfully — adverb in a wrathful manner (Freq. 1) he looked at her, not wrathfully now, but quizzically • Derived from adjective: ↑wrathful …   Useful english dictionary

  • wrathfully — adverb see wrathful …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • wrathfully — See wrathful. * * * …   Universalium

  • wrathfully — adv. angrily, furiously, indignantly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • wrathfully — wrath·ful·ly …   English syllables

  • wrathfully — See: wrathful …   English dictionary

  • wrathful — wrathfully, adv. wrathfulness, n. /rath feuhl, rahth / or, esp. Brit., /rawth /, adj. 1. very angry; ireful; full of wrath: They trembled before the wrathful queen. 2. characterized by or showing wrath: wrathful words. [1250 1300; ME; see WRATH,… …   Universalium

  • Wrathily — Wrath i*ly, adv. In a wrathy manner; very angrily; wrathfully. [Colloq.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”