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seethe -- as in: seething with anger
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  • The customer was seething with anger
  • She seethed with resentment.
  • The crowd seethed menacingly.
  • a seething liquid

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  • The liquid was seething
  • He was angry—hot, seething angry—but he knew that, because of Angel, he had to control himself.
    Sharon M. Draper  --  Forged by Fire
  • Inwardly, she was seething.
    Harper Lee  --  Go Set a Watchman
  • I can’t help but laugh, and he strides out of my cell, seething.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes
  • Anger is seething through me like liquid.
    Lauren Oliver  --  Before I Fall
  • Mark was able to duck and she sailed past, crashing to the floor below Others tried to push him; some from below swatted at him, grabbed his legs, trying to pull him into the seething mass of bodies.
    James Dashner  --  The Kill Order

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  • I shook with fear, seethed with anger.
    Ransom Riggs  --  Hollow City
  • There was no escaping the monsters, not even on this island, no bigger on a map than a grain of sand, protected by mountains of fog and sharp rocks and seething tides.
    Ransom Riggs  --  Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
  • Now he felt himself coming back to life—but all he could feel was seething anger.
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy
  • Threpe was apologetic and morose, while I seethed with irritation.
    Patrick Rothfuss  --  The Name of the Wind
  • That she hadn’t actually been imprisoned in a cell that contained nothing besides two metal cots, a silent, seething Arcadian cell mate, and the ghosts of sobs that remained long after her tears dried up.
    Kass Morgan  --  The 100
  • I say nothing, still seething, irritated at the whole scene.
    Pittacus Lore  --  I Am Number Four
  • Cinder froze, halted by the seething glare of her stepmother.
    Marissa Meyer  --  Cinder
  • Miri was seething, her gloved hands shoved deep into her coat pockets.
    Judy Blume  --  In the Unlikely Event
  • In one short hour she had conjured away the rebellion that had been seething in the girl’s mind for weeks.
    Elizabeth George Speare  --  The Witch of Blackbird Pond
  • Celaena seethed.
    Sarah J. Maas  --  Throne of Glass
  • Unlike Stargirl, I was aware of the constant anger of our schoolmates, seething like snakes under a porch.
    Jerry Spinelli  --  Stargirl
  • The Cobras stayed, and Maniac, clamping the struggling Mars Bar for dear life, lugged him down a gauntlet of seething eyes to the door and the street.
    Jerry Spinelli  --  Maniac Magee
  • The Darkness seemed to seethe and writhe.
    Madeleine L’Engle  --  A Wrinkle in Time
  • Ten years old, and onto the black screen of her imagination she can project anything: a sailing yacht, a sword battle, a Colosseum seething with color.
    Anthony Doerr  --  All the Light We Cannot See
  • He’s seething.
    Colleen Hoover  --  Hopeless
  • Her anger burned and seethed across every page of this long, strangely eloquent communication with the other world.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Water is Wide
  • I wanted to be a writer myself until halfway through Harvard I realized I could never be a Dostoevsky, and so turned my piercing mind toward the seething arcana of human protoplasm.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • My voice is calm; the coffee seethes within me.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Cat’s Eye
  • Chauncey seethed at the outrageous insult.
    Becca Fitzpatrick  --  Hush, Hush
  • I was seething, and Frank, sitting up, reached out to try to soothe me.
    Diana Gabaldon  --  Outlander
  • Salem was still seething.
    Dave Eggers  --  A Hologram for the King
  • My stomach flopped and seethed like a fish on the hook; aches, jumpy muscles, I couldn’t lie still or get comfortable in bed and nights, after I closed the shop, I sat red-faced and sneezing in a tub that was hot almost beyond endurance, a glass of ginger ale and mostly melted ice pressed to my temple, while Popchik — too stiff and creaky to stand with his paws on the edge of the tub, as he had once liked to do—sat on the bath mat and watched me anxiously.
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch
  • He still seethes, trying to hold back another outburst.
    Victoria Aveyard  --  Red Queen
  • Still seething, Collette took the lead.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  And The Mountains Echoed
  • Out of the corner of my eye I see a seething Carmen.
    Simone Elkeles  --  Perfect Chemistry
  • He didn’t feel this because it was made with a pugio—a dagger seethed in angel blood.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Lost Souls
  • The Hazaras, with their long history of being oppressed and neglected, seethed.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  A Thousand Splendid Suns
  • But Luma was seething.
    Warren St. John  --  Outcasts United
  • Clouds were filing in now, big and clumsy, and more kids were calling out to her, watching her seethe.
    Markus Zusak  --  The Book Thief
  • Gabi seethed.
    Sonia Nazario  --  Enrique’s Journey
  • Water boiled up beneath the bubble, it seethed and spouted.
    Douglas Adams  --  The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
  • A large, bulbous creature the size of a cow but with no distinct shape twisted and seethed along the ground in the corridor outside.
    James Dashner  --  The Maze Runner
  • The unending seething rage.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Bones
  • I felt the blood rush to my face and sank low in my chair, seething inside, yet I did nothing.
    James McBride  --  The Color of Water
  • The lifeboat fell through the air and we hit the seething water.
    Yann Martel  --  Life of Pi
  • The radio a live mass of wire oozing from his trunk, a seething congregation of snakes.
    Barbara Kingsolver  --  The Poisonwood Bible
  • Canton was a seething purgatory in the shape of a pork chop, consisting mostly of coral and scrubby plants huddled close to the ground, as if cringing from the heat.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Unbroken
  • He was still seething, so he "vented" about Craig.
    Stephen Chbosky  --  The Perks of Being a Wallflower
  • The East Wind was streaming through the bare branches of the trees, and seething in the dark pines on the hills.
    J.R.R. Tolkien  --  The Fellowship of the Ring
  • Yours, Anne SATURDAY, JANUARY 30, 1943 Dearest Kitty, I’m seething with rage, yet I can’t show it.
    Anne Frank  --  The Diary of a Young Girl
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