toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

wrath
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

3 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
extreme anger or angry punishment
  • —It was the speech, mark you, the professor said, of a finished orator, full of courteous haughtiness and pouring in chastened diction I will not say the vials of his wrath but pouring the proud man's contumely upon the new movement.
    Episode 7 — Aeolus (74% in)
  • Not to insult over him will the vision come as over one that lies under her wrath, not for vengeance to cut him off from the living but shrouded in the piteous vesture of the past, silent, remote, reproachful.
    Episode 14 — Oxen Of The Sun (85% in)
  • A soft answer turns away wrath.
    Episode 16 — Eumaeus (56% in)

There are no more uses of "wrath" in Ulysses by James Joyce.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®