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angryadjective

 us   /ˈæŋ·ɡri/
having the ​feelingpeople get when something ​unfair, ​painful, or ​badhappens: an angry ​mob I ​hope you aren’t angry with me.
angrily
adverb  us   /ˈæŋ·ɡrə·li/
He angrily ​slammed the ​door.
(Definition of angry from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







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angryadjective

uk   /ˈæŋ.ɡri/  us   /ˈæŋ.ɡri/
  • angry adjective (EMOTIONAL)

A2 having a ​strongfeeling against someone who has ​behavedbadly, 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 thattheircomplaints were ​ignored. I got really angry with her. It made me really angry.

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  • angry adjective (PAINFUL)

If an ​infectedarea of the ​body is angry, it is ​red and ​painful: On her ​leg was an angry ​sore.
angrily
adverb uk   /ˈæŋ.ɡrəl.i/  us   /ˈæŋ.ɡrəl.i/
B1 "Don't do that!" she ​shouted angrily. Demonstrators ​protested angrily ​following the jury's ​verdict. The ​primeminister reacted angrily to ​claims that he had ​lied to the House of Commons.
(Definition of angry from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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