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I was irate with all of them.
Kiera Cass  --  The Heir
  feeling or showing extreme anger
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  • I was irate with all of them.
    Kiera Cass  --  The Heir
  • There are fifty-nine new email messages and seventeen new voice mails, including several from the label’s now-certainly irate publicist and a bunch from Bryn, asking how it went in the studio and with the interview.
    Gayle Forman  --  Where She Went
  • This was answered with another stream of irate Spanish.
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • Their conversations reached Cinder, irate and determined, arms flying in mad gestures.
    Marissa Meyer  --  Cinder

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  • Until his spouse Lauren Bacall phoned irately, "You get home tonight, with milk and orange juice for your son …. or else!"
    Judy Blume  --  In the Unlikely Event
  • These are other painters, on the lam from irate landlords or between odd jobs.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Cat’s Eye
  • I knew I was being irrationally irate.
    Becca Fitzpatrick  --  Hush, Hush
  • Franz Deutscher—the irate Hitler Youth leader.
    Markus Zusak  --  The Book Thief
  • "I peg of you yourself not to mix in vot is not your business!" suddenly replied the irate colonel.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  War and Peace
  • I’m irate.
    Kathryn Stockett  --  The Help

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  • The tree was tremendous, an irate, steely black steeple beside the river.
    John Knowles  --  A Separate Peace
  • He was met by his mother, who was now awake and irate.
    Wes Moore  --  The Other Wes Moore
  • Mr. Jaggers suddenly became most irate.
    Charles Dickens  --  Great Expectations
  • On account of the boys were pretty irate.
    Truman Capote  --  In Cold Blood
  • Cause and Effect The admitting clerk was irate.
    Ellen Hopkins  --  Crank
  • They sounded irate.
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • D., Georgia State UniversityYou are utterly incorrect… How many irate mathematicians are needed to get you to change your mind?
    Mark Haddon  --  The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time
  • And she was alone in the room with him after Michaela had departed, lovely, hale and statuesque, steaming and rippling with an irrepressible affectionate vitality even as she remained in one place and frowned at him irately.
    Joseph Heller  --  Catch-22
  • Doctor Orangehair, probably better known as Dr. McFall, was used to irate or worried relatives, and was not intimidated by Aunt Queen’s dramatic entrance.
    Sharon M. Draper  --  Forged by Fire
  • ’And when might that be?’ squeaked the irate gnome, brandishing a notebook as though she were prepared to make a complaint of some kind.
    Eoin Colfer  --  Artemis Fowl
  • Don’t get irate at the truth.
    Ken Kesey  --  One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest
  • —Who’s the best troops in the army? the grizzled old veteran irately interrogated.
    James Joyce  --  Ulysses
  • He was a sneak and a thief, a mischief-maker, a fomenter of trouble; and irate squaws told him to his face, the while he eyed them alert and ready to dodge any quick-flung missile, that he was a wolf and worthless and bound to come to an evil end.
    Jack London  --  White Fang
  • Once a jutka almost ran us over …. the driver just managed to pull up the horse and while we stood palpitating he leaned from his seat, irate and frightened, to shout at us.
    Kamala Markandaya  --  Nectar in a Sieve
  • The irate words arrested on her lips, the woman came down the stairs smoothing her hair and hitching at her skirt.
    Agatha Christie  --  The ABC Murders
  • The rooms lay there, hauntingly still without the voices of children, the commands of irate teachers or the clapping sounds of books as they were closed.
    Luis J. Rodriguez  --  Always Running
  • She had disappeared from Slughorn’s party before he returned to it, or so he had been informed by an irate McLaggen, and she had already gone to bed by the time he returned to the common room.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
  • The waiter, who was busy with a party of engineers dining in the dining hall, came several times with an irate countenance in answer to her summons, and could not avoid carrying out her orders, as she gave them with such gracious insistence that there was no evading her.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  Anna Karenina
  • If it had not continued he would have felt like an irate ticket-holder at a prize-fight where the principals refused to mix it up.
    F. Scott Fitzgerald  --  This Side of Paradise
  • it was an exceedingly ambitious goal, but Kropp had the pull it off: he’d been on six previous Himalayan expeditions credentials to o Oyu, and K2 and had made solo ascents of Broad Peak7 Ch was robbed by the 8,000-mile bike ride to Kathmandu, he During in Romanian schoolchildren and assaulted by a crowd in Pakistan, broke a baseball bat over Kropp’s (fortuIran, an irate motorcyclist of nately) helmeted head.
    Jon Krakauer  --  Into Thin Air
  • I’d just finished directing an irate woman with a red-wine stain on her shirt to the powder room-one of the catering staff had apparently bumped into her, splashing her cabernet across her outfit-when I noticed the stack of fliers on the foyer table was looking a bit low.
    Sarah Dessen  --  The Truth About Forever
  • He was irate and defiant; and Tom, though he espoused his father’s quarrels and shared his father’s sense of injury, was not without some of the feeling that oppressed Maggie when Mr. Tulliver got louder and more angry in narration and assertion with the increased leisure of dessert.
    George Eliot  --  The Mill on the Floss
  • I felt a liking for him and a compassion for him as he put his little kit in his pocket—and with it his desire to stay a little while with Caddy—and went away good-humouredly to his cold mutton and his school at Kensington, that made me scarcely less irate with his father than the censorious old lady.
    Charles Dickens  --  Bleak House
  • Catherine looked over at Lee Teng; he had steered his irate lady to the wall by a miniature palm in an obvious attempt to keep her from alarming the other guests who sat around the ornate lobby greeting friends and ordering cocktails.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Supremacy
  • When she fixed him with an irate expression, he laughed.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  Safe Haven
  • Whenever she became irate, she always seemed to bring up her father.
    Dave Peizer  --  A Man Named Dave
  • The Joint Chiefs of Staff are irate that JFK did not, and now will not, invade Cuba.
    Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard  --  Killing Kennedy
  • "The sensible part of the house opposed the motion," wrote an irate Edward Rutledge.
    David McCullough  --  John Adams
  • It was a furious voice, a familiar voice, a beautiful voice—soft like velvet even though it was irate.
    Stephenie Meyer  --  New Moon
  • With an irate baker and an angry nun, and if they prove to be ciphers, several faces in various windows.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Ultimatum
  • He was put on hold for what seemed like forever, growing more irate with every passing moment, until he finally got an agent to assist him.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  True Believer
  • The Samaritans clung to their tabernacle on Gerizim, and, while maintaining its superior sanctity, laughed at the irate doctors in Jerusalem.
    Lew Wallace  --  Ben Hur
  • We’re barely through the front door and already kissing like there won’t be a tomorrow, and if there isn’t, this time together will be worth every irate word at home.
    Ellen Hopkins  --  Glass
  • KELLER hops about, HELEN takes refuge with the candy down behind the pump, and KELLER then irately flings his newspaper on the porch floor, stamps into the house past VINEY and disappears.
    William Gibson  --  The Miracle Worker
  • But if he starts running at this point, what we have is a black kid running in a mainly white crowd and he’s being followed by a pair of irate whites yelling thief or grief or something.
    Don DeLillo  --  Underworld
  • But Martin’s belligerency was weakened by shame, for he never had enough money to meet his bills, and he was not used to dodging irate grocers, receiving dunning letters, standing at the door arguing with impertinent bill-collectors.
    Sinclair Lewis  --  Arrowsmith
  • In every part of the house people kept tripping over his equipment, and all sorts of unfamiliar animals appeared that had traveled from remote lands only to meet their death beneath Nana’s irate broom in the farthest corners of the house.
    Isabel Allende  --  The House of Spirits
  • Once more we slowed up at a group of trees a little way from a farmhouse, but a long, lean dog ran toward us, yapping, and an irate farmer in a damp blue shirt looked curiously from around the barn, so my father, without a word, accelerated the motor and turned toward town.
    Maureen Daly  --  Seventeenth Summer
  • Monsieur Rigaud sometimes stopped, as if he were going to put his case in a new light, or make some irate remonstrance; but Signor Cavalletto continuing to go slowly to and fro at a grotesque kind of jog-trot pace with his eyes turned downward, nothing came of these inclinings.
    Charles Dickens  --  Little Dorrit
  • I tried various schemes to boost the circulation: I held poetry competitions, added a fashion column, and wrote controversial editorials, including one questioning the validity of standardized tests, which provoked an irate letter from the head of the state Department of Education.
    Jeannette Walls  --  The Glass Castle
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