Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun anger

3 senses of anger

Sense 1
anger, choler, ire -- (a strong emotion; a feeling that is oriented toward some real or supposed grievance)
       => emotion -- (any strong feeling)

Sense 2
anger, angriness -- (the state of being angry)
       => emotional arousal -- (the arousal of strong emotions and emotional behavior)

Sense 3
wrath, anger, ire, ira -- (belligerence aroused by a real or supposed wrong (personified as one of the deadly sins))
       => mortal sin, deadly sin -- (an unpardonable sin entailing a total loss of grace; "theologians list seven mortal sins")

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb anger

2 senses of anger

Sense 1
anger -- (make angry; "The news angered him")
       => arouse, elicit, enkindle, kindle, evoke, fire, raise, provoke -- (call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses); "arouse pity"; "raise a smile"; "evoke sympathy")

Sense 2
anger, see red -- (become angry; "He angers easily")
       => feel, experience -- (undergo an emotional sensation or be in a particular state of mind; "She felt resentful"; "He felt regret")

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