Irefulness Ire"ful*ness, n. Wrathfulness. --Wyclif. [1913 Webster]

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  • irefulness — noun The state of being ireful; anger; fury …   Wiktionary

  • irefulness — ire·ful·ness …   English syllables

  • irefulness — noun see ireful …   Useful english dictionary

  • ireful — irefully, adv. irefulness, n. /uyeur feuhl/, adj. 1. full of intense anger; wrathful. 2. easily roused to anger; irascible. [1250 1300; ME; see IRE, FUL] * * * …   Universalium

  • ireful — adjective Full of ire; angry; wroth. See Also: ire, irefully, irefulness …   Wiktionary

  • passion — n 1. rage, blind rage, fit, fit of anger or temper, paroxysm, convulsion, spasm, seizure; storm, eruption, explosion, outburst, rampage, tornado, whirlwind, tempest, towering rage, frenzy, blaze, blaze of temper or anger, Inf. conniption or… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • ireful — /ˈaɪəfəl/ (say uyuhfuhl) adjective 1. full of ire; wrathful: an ireful look. 2. irascible. –irefully, adverb –irefulness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • ire — [īr] n. [OFr < L ira < IE base * eis , to move quickly, violently > Gr oima, stormy attack, ON eisa, to rush on] anger; wrath SYN. ANGER ireful adj. irefully adv. irefulness n …   English World dictionary

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