Wrathfulness
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.

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