- The definition of angry is feeling or showing strong discontent or resentment.
A person who is clenching his fists and shouting because someone broke his car window is an example of someone who is angry.
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adjective an·gri·er, an·gri·est
- Feeling or showing anger; incensed or enraged: angry at a rude neighbor; angry with a salesclerk.
- Indicative of or resulting from anger: an angry silence.
- Having a menacing aspect; threatening: angry clouds on the horizon.
- Chiefly New England & Midland U.S. Inflamed and painful: an angry sore.
Origin: Middle English angri, from anger, anger; see anger.
- anˈgri·ly adverb
- anˈgri·ness noun