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angry

adjective uk   /ˈæŋ.ɡri/ us  

angry adjective (EMOTIONAL)

A2 having a strong feeling against someone who has behaved badly, making you want to shout at them or hurt them: He's really angry at/with me for upsetting Sophie. I don't understand what he's angry about. [+ that] They feel angry that their complaints were ignored. I got really angry with her. It made me really angry.Angry and displeasedBad-tempered

angry adjective (STORMY)

literary An angry sea or sky is one where there is a storm, or where it looks as if there will be a storm soon.Stormy weatherWind and winds

angry adjective (PAINFUL)

If an infected area of the body is angry, it is red and painful: On her leg was an angry sore.Swellings and lumps
angrily
adverb uk   /-ɡrɪ.li/ us  
B1 "Don't do that!" she shouted angrily. Demonstrators protested angrily following the jury's verdict. The prime minister reacted angrily to claims that he had lied to the House of Commons.Angry and displeasedBad-tempered
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