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incensed
used in Catch-22

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Definition
very angered
  • Corporal Whitcomb was incensed.
    Chapter 20 — Corporal Whitcomb (88% in)
  • He was a prick, and no one knew this better than General Dreedle, who was incensed by General Peckem's recent directive requiring all tents in the Mediterranean theater of operations to be pitched along parallel lines with entrances facing back proudly toward the Washington Monument.
    Chapter 3 — Havermeyer (45% in)
  • I'm absolutely incensed.'
    Chapter 27 — Nurse Duckett (84% in)
  • Major Danby confided that Group was incensed with all flight surgeons because of Dr. Stubbs, the bushy-haired, baggy-chinned, slovenly flight surgeon in Dunbar's squadron who was deliberately and defiantly brewing insidious dissension there by grounding all men with sixty missions on proper forms that were rejected by Group indignantly with orders restoring the confused pilots, navigators, bombardiers and gunners to combat duty.
    Chapter 31 — Daneeka (80% in)

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