infuriation


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in·fu·ri·ate

 (ĭn-fyo͝or′ē-āt′)
tr.v. in·fu·ri·at·ed, in·fu·ri·at·ing, in·fu·ri·ates
To make furious; enrage.
adj. (ĭn-fyo͝or′ē-ĭt) Archaic
Furious.

[Medieval Latin īnfuriāre, īnfuriāt- : Latin in-, intensive pref.; see in-2 + Latin furiāre, to enrage (from furia, fury; see fury).]

in·fu′ri·at′ing·ly adv.
in·fu′ri·a′tion n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.infuriation - a feeling of intense anger
anger, ire, choler - a strong emotion; a feeling that is oriented toward some real or supposed grievance
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Yesterday, manager Brendan Rodgers revealed the extent of his own infuriation when he announced that he too will be writing to Regan and the rest in a bid to uncover what they were thinking about when they agreed to take this one on.
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