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irate

i·rate

irate

 
pronunciation:
aI reIt
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: very angry; furious or indignant.
synonyms:
angry, incensed, indignant
similar words:
furious, livid, mad, resentful, savage, wrathful
definition 2: caused or characterized by anger.
an irate letter
synonyms:
angry, indignant
similar words:
caustic, furious, heated
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derivations: irately (adv.), irateness (n.)
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