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infuriate

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Definition to make very angry or annoyed
  • She was infuriated by his rude behavior.
infuriated = made very angry or annoyed
  • I tried to explain to Atticus that it wasn't so much what Francis said that had infuriated me as the way he had said it.
    Harper Lee  --  To Kill a Mockingbird
  • infuriated = angered
  • The color is hideous enough, and unreliable enough, and infuriating enough, but the pattern is torturing.
    Charlotte Perkins Gilman  --  The Yellow Wallpaper
  • infuriating = causing much anger or annoyance
  • ...it was infuriating! I could have brained you!
    Athol Fugard  --  Master Harold...and the Boys
  • infuriating = causing much anger or annoyance
  • It was infuriating.
    Gary Paulsen  --  Hatchet
  • infuriating = causing much anger or annoyance
  • "But when I have no more money left to pay you?" asked the infuriated Danglars.
    Alexandre Dumas  --  The Count of Monte Cristo
  • One of the most infuriating habits of these people was their love of superfluous words, he thought.
    Chinua Achebe  --  Things Fall Apart
  • But Briarcrest had a new policy of shunning the inner-city black athlete, and it infuriated him.
    Michael Lewis  --  The Blind Side
  • Hecate stood with her torches, watching and waiting—which infuriated Hazel so much, she found one last burst of energy.
    Rick Riordan  --  The House of Hades
  • Infuriated by Ben's insolence, Lucas growled and hurled Ben to the other side of the room.
    Bella Forrest  --  A Shade of Vampire
  • Reynie was hoping his words would infuriate Mr. Curtain into sleep, but Mr. Curtain had prepared himself and was not so easily goaded.
    Trenton Lee Stewart  --  The Mysterious Benedict Society
  • Esperanza listened to Abuelita tell Mama about how infuriated Tio Luis had been when he found out they were gone.
    Pam Munoz Ryan  --  Esperanza Rising
  • Approaching the infuriated animal as nearly as I dared, we again fired.
    Johann Wyss  --  The Swiss Family Robinson
  • And yet I was becoming aware of something warmly, infuriatingly feminine about her.
    Ralph Ellison  --  Invisible Man
  • Socrates must have known that his proposed "punishment" would infuriate the jury.
    Doug Linder  --  The Trial of Socrates
  • It was mind-numbing and infuriating, particularly because 10 percent of the chemistry grade was tied to attendance.
    Joshua Davis  --  Spare Parts
  • Infuriated by this, the latter plunged left and right, laying about madly with his club.
    Theodore Dreiser  --  Sister Carrie
  • "I shall stay out of their way," said Mau with infuriating calmness.
    Terry Pratchett  --  Nation
  • Yes, the mountain's side along, Sweeps an infuriate glamouring song!
    Goethe (Johann Wolfgang von Goethe)  --  Faust
  • The elder man was infuriated.
    D.H. Lawrence  --  Sons and Lovers

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