1. [syn: irate, ireful]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Irate \I*rate"\, a. [L. iratus, fr. irasci to be angry. See
Angry; incensed; enraged. [Recent]
The irate colonel . . . stood speechless. --Thackeray.
Mr. Jaggers suddenly became most irate. --Dickens.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: feeling or showing extreme anger; "irate protesters";
"ireful words" [syn: irate, ireful]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
21 Moby Thesaurus words for "irate":
angered, angry, browned-off, choleric, cross, incensed, indignant,
ireful, livid, mad, pissed, pissed-off, riled up, sore, ticked off,
waxy, worked up, wrathful, wrathy, wroth, wrought-up