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Feeling angry or annoyed - thesaurus

Synonyms

angry

adjective

very annoyed

annoyed

adjective

feeling slightly angry or impatient

upset

adjective

very sad, worried, or angry about something

mad

adjective

informal angry

irritated

adjective

annoyed or impatient about something

fed up

adjective

informal annoyed or bored with something that you feel you have accepted for too long

put out

adjective

annoyed, offended, or upset by something that someone has said or done

displeased

adjective

formal annoyed or angry, usually because something is not very good or someone has made a mistake

cross

adjective

angry. This word is used mainly by children or when speaking to children

belligerent

adjective

very unfriendly and angry

butthurt

adjective

Americanvery informal feeling hurt and offended without good reason

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aggrieved

adjective

feeling angry and unhappy because you think you have been treated in an unfair way

angry

adjective

used about people’s behavior

bad-tempered

adjective

used about people’s behavior

bad-tempered

adjective

used about situations or events where people behave in a bad-tempered way

bitter

adjective

feeling angry or upset because of a bad experience, especially when you think that you have been treated unfairly

bitterly

adverb

in a determined and angry way

climbing the walls

very annoyed and impatient, especially because something unpleasant has been happening for a long time

desperate

adjective

very worried and angry because you do not know how to deal with an unpleasant situation

disgruntled

adjective

disappointed and annoyed about something

disgusted

adjective

feeling very angry and upset about something that you do not approve of

dyspeptic

adjective

old-fashioned in an angry or unpleasant mood

embittered

adjective

angry and unhappy about things that have happened to you in the past

exasperated

adjective

extremely annoyed and impatient because things are not happening in the way that you want or people are not doing what you want them to do

excited

adjective

upset, worried, or angry about something

frayed

adjective

if your nerves or temper are frayed, you are angry or nervous

frazzled

adjective

informal extremely tired, annoyed, and unable to deal with things

frustrated

adjective

feeling annoyed and impatient because you are prevented from achieving something

grim

adjective

angry and pleased about something at the same time

harried

adjective

tired and annoyed

heated

adjective

someone who gets heated becomes angry and excited as they speak

het up

adjective

informal excited, worried, or angry about something

hot under the collar

very annoyed or nervous

huffy

adjective

informal angry and upset because people have offended you or will not do what you want

impatient

adjective

annoyed because something is not happening as quickly as you want or in the way you want

impatient

adjective

formal annoyed by something bad and not willing to accept it

in a huff

feeling annoyed and upset because people have offended you or will not do what you want

indignant

adjective

angry because of an unfair situation or someone’s unfair behavior

in high dudgeon

literary angry because someone has said or done something to upset you

mean

adjective

angry and violent

miffed

adjective

informal slightly annoyed or offended

not amused

annoyed

not/none too pleased

used for saying that someone is annoyed about something

on the warpath

angry about something and looking for someone to punish for it

peeved

adjective

annoyed

petulant

adjective

annoyed and behaving in an unreasonable way because you cannot get what you want

piqued

adjective

slightly annoyed and offended

pissed

adjective

impoliteAmerican angry

pissed off

adjective

Britishimpolite annoyed, or angry

pissy

adjective

impolite angry, or in a bad mood, especially in the way that you behave toward someone

resentful

adjective

feeling angry and unhappy because you think you have been treated unfairly or without enough respect

sharp

adjective

a sharp comment, voice, or expression shows that someone is unfriendly or annoyed

sore

adjective

informal old-fashioned angry, or offended

sulky

adjective

feeling angry and unhappy and not wanting to talk to anyone or to be with other people

teed off

adjective

Americaninformal angry, or annoyed

ticked-off

adjective

American annoyed

up in arms

angry and complaining about something

vexed

adjective

old-fashioned annoyed, confused, or worried

worked up

adjective

upset, angry, or excited

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