noun see irate

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  • irateness — See irately. * * * …   Universalium

  • irateness — noun The state of being irate …   Wiktionary

  • irateness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun 1. Violent or unrestrained anger: furor, fury, ire, rage, wrath, wrathfulness. See FEELINGS. 2. A strong feeling of displeasure or hostility: anger, choler, indignation, ire. See FEELINGS …   English dictionary for students

  • irateness — n. anger, fury, rage …   English contemporary dictionary

  • irateness — irate·ness …   English syllables

  • irateness — noun ( es) : the quality or state of being irate * * * irateˈness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑irate …   Useful english dictionary

  • ire — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. anger, wrath, fury, rage; see anger . See Synonym Study at anger . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. anger, rage, fury, indignation, wrath, displeasure, choler, vexation, dudgeon, passion, irritation, *Irish. see anger III… …   English dictionary for students

  • irate — adjective Date: 1838 1. roused to ire < an irate taxpayer > 2. arising from anger < irate words > • irately adverb • irateness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • irate — irately, adv. irateness, n. /uy rayt , uy rayt/, adj. 1. angry; enraged: an irate customer. 2. arising from or characterized by anger: an irate letter to the editor. [1830 40; < L iratus ptp. of irasci to be angry, get angry; see IRASCIBLE, ATE1] …   Universalium

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