Anger is defined as a strong feeling of dislike or displeasure.noun
A man cursing and screaming at his brother is an example of someone displaying anger.
The definition of anger is to make someone mad or aggravated.verb
An example of to anger is to continuously taunt someone until he/she becomes enraged.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
- a feeling of displeasure resulting from injury, mistreatment, opposition, etc., and usually showing itself in a desire to fight back at the supposed cause of this feeling
- Obsolete pain or trouble
Origin: ME < ON angr, distress < IE base *angh-, constricted > L angustus, narrow, angustia, tightness, Gr anchein, to squeeze, anchonē, a strangling, Ger angst, fear
Origin: ME angren < ON angra, to distress
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Origin: Middle English, from Old Norse angr, sorrow; see angh- in Indo-European roots.