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ADJECTIVE (1)

1. aroused to impatience or anger;
- Example: "made an irritated gesture"
- Example: "feeling nettled from the constant teasing"
- Example: "peeved about being left out"
- Example: "felt really pissed at her snootiness"
- Example: "riled no end by his lies"
- Example: "roiled by the delay"
[syn: annoyed, irritated, miffed, nettled, peeved, pissed, pissed off, riled, roiled, steamed, stung]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Sting \Sting\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Stung(Archaic Stang); p. pr. & vb. n. Stinging.] [AS. stingan; akin to Icel. & Sw. stinga, Dan. stinge, and probably to E. stick, v.t.; cf. Goth. usstiggan to put out, pluck out. Cf. Stick, v. t.] 1. To pierce or wound with a sting; as, bees will sting an animal that irritates them; the nettles stung his hands. [1913 Webster] 2. To pain acutely; as, the conscience is stung with remorse; to bite. "Slander stings the brave." --Pope. [1913 Webster] 3. To goad; to incite, as by taunts or reproaches. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Stung \Stung\, imp. & p. p. of Sting. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

stung adj 1: aroused to impatience or anger; "made an irritated gesture"; "feeling nettled from the constant teasing"; "peeved about being left out"; "felt really pissed at her snootiness"; "riled no end by his lies"; "roiled by the delay" [syn: annoyed, irritated, miffed, nettled, peeved, pissed, pissed off, riled, roiled, steamed, stung]