enraged enraged  /ɛn ˈreɪdʒd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) marked by extreme anger

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. As his rig crossed Florence, a group of rioters enraged over the Rodney King verdict rushed toward him, pulled him out of the cab and beat him to within an inch of his life.
  2. He had become so enraged.
  3. About a half mile from his home, trucker Reginald Denny was set upon by an enraged mob, dragged out of his truck, beaten, kicked and finally bashed in the head with a cinderblock.

News

  1. Cop Logs’ greatest hits

    We at The Press reject the news axiom “if it bleeds, it leads,” but we understand why so many readers tell us they love our Cop Logs page: not only do they get a factual tableau of East County’s law enforcement scene; they get a glimpse into the lighter side of crime (“enraged shopper in supermarket bludgeons fellow shopper with frozen tuna”).
    on June 12, 2013     Source: ThePress.net

  2. The 1 Player Boston Red Sox Fans Are Getting Absolutely Fed Up With

    In 2012 Red Sox Nation was enraged. It called for the head of manager Bobby Valentine on a platter, daily. It sent its former ace Josh Becket—who had helped it win a World Series—to the wayside with a bucket full of KFC , a six pack of beer and a few other payroll eaters without so much as a thank you.  It's tough to play in Boston. Former heroes like Johnny Damon are booed out of town for ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

  3. Unhappy Endings: When Our TV Show Worlds Get Rocked

    The second to last episode of the third season of the HBO series Game of Thrones enraged many viewers. Writer George R.R. Martin says he isn't afraid to end any character's life. The American Prospect's Paul Waldman talks about what happens when our narrative expectations are turned upside down.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: NPR

Quotes

  1. "He goes on to say today, 'I had no doubt we would see a reduction in violence with the surge.' My friends, flip floppers all over the world are enraged. It gives new meaning. It gives new meaning," McCain said. "So my friends this is a very...
    on Jul 15, 2008 By: John McCain Source: ABC News

  2. Former Bush speechwriter David Frum wrote on his website last night that passage of the health care bill is a "win for the conservative entertainment industry. Their listeners and viewers will now be even more enraged, even more frustrated, even...
    on Mar 22, 2010 By: David Frum Source: AlterNet (blog)

  3. "The arc of Mewa Singh's character begins as a young man of innocence filled with hope and ends with an enraged man transformed by anger into a seeker for justice. I wanted a new fresh face to render this role and after much consideration I selected...
    on Nov 13, 2008 By: Deepa Mehta Source: MarketWatch

Word of the Day
untenable untenable
/ən ˈtɛ nə bəl /