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Anger; wrath. See Synonyms at anger.
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(Literary & Literary Critical Terms) literary anger; wrath
[C13: from Old French, from Latin īra]
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intense anger; wrath.
[1250–1300; Middle English < Old French < Latin īra anger]
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ire, rage, fury - Ire suggests greater intensity than anger, rage suggests loss of self-control, and fury is destructive rage verging on madness.
See also related terms for madness.
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|Noun||1.||ire - a strong emotion; a feeling that is oriented toward some real or supposed grievance|
emotion - any strong feeling
fury, rage, madness - a feeling of intense anger; "hell hath no fury like a woman scorned"; "his face turned red with rage"
umbrage, offense, offence - a feeling of anger caused by being offended; "he took offence at my question"
huffiness - a passing state of anger and resentment
|2.||ire - belligerence aroused by a real or supposed wrong (personified as one of the deadly sins)|
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noun anger, rage, fury, wrath, passion, indignation, annoyance, displeasure, exasperation, choler Their ire was directed mainly at the two instigators.
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ire[ˈaɪər] n (= wrath, fury) → ire f
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n (liter) → Zorn m
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