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incensed

adjective
     
incensed [not before noun]
very angry [= furious]
incensed at
Fans were incensed at the decision to ban the song.
incensed that
Passengers are incensed that rail companies make huge profits while service remains poor.
WORD FOCUS: angry WORD FOCUS: angry
a little angry: miffed informal, peeved informal

rather angry: annoyed, irritated, cross, in a bad/foul mood

very angry: furious, livid, outraged, incensed, incandescent with rage formal

to become angry: lose your temper, go mad British English, go berserk informal, go ballistic informal, hit the roof informal

words for describing someone who often gets angry: bad-tempered, grouchy, cantankerous, crabby, stroppy BrE informal


See also
angry

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