a city in and capital of Maine-et-Loire, in W France.
a strong feeling of displeasure and belligerence aroused by a wrong; wrath; ire.
Chiefly British Dialect. pain or smart, as of a sore.
Obsolete. grief; trouble.
to arouse anger or wrath in.
Chiefly British Dialect. to cause to smart; inflame.
to become :
He angers with little provocation.
a department in W France. 2787 sq. mi. (7220 sq. km).
It Angers me that, in general, female diaries are considered less philosophical than male diaries.
Interview: ‘Heroines’ Author Kate Zambreno Michele Filgate November 22, 2012
Raised from seed at Angers, Fr.; fruited in 1838 by M. Charron.
The Pears of New York U. P. Hedrick
I have no doubt but that any one might live at Angers on 250 Louis per annum, as well as in England for four times the amount.
Travels through the South of France and the Interior of Provinces of Provence and Languedoc in the Years 1807 and 1808 Lt-Col. Pinkney
Obtained at Angers by M. Flon; fruited for the first time in 1852.
The Pears of New York U. P. Hedrick
With all this, Angers has perhaps a supreme claim for English consideration.
The Cathedrals of Northern France Francis Miltoun
As the traveller approaches the Castle of Angers over the long bridge, it presents a most impressive, majestic appearance.
Winged Wheels in France Michael Myers Shoemaker
It Angers me to see a man degrade himself by such uncouth apparel.
Eventide Effie Afton
On the demand of the young lady herself, her punishment was increased by royal warrant to detention with the Penitents at Angers.
Princes and Poisoners Frantz Funck-Brentano
Your cynical man of the world has his feelings and his Angers.
The Dictator Justin McCarthy
The carriage passed through Nantes, and took the route of Angers.
The Vicomte de Bragelonne Alexandre Dumas
a city in W France, on the River Maine. Pop: 151 279 (1999)
a feeling of great annoyance or antagonism as the result of some real or supposed grievance; rage; wrath
(transitive) to make angry; enrage
a department of W France, in Pays de la Loire region. Capital: Angers. Pop: 745 486 (2003 est). Area: 7218 sq km (2815 sq miles)
c.1200, “to irritate, annoy, provoke,” from Old Norse angra “to grieve, vex, distress; to be vexed at, take offense with,” from Proto-Germanic *angus (cf. Old English enge “narrow, painful,” Middle Dutch enghe, Gothic aggwus “narrow”), from PIE root *angh- “tight, painfully constricted, painful” (cf. Sanskrit amhu- “narrow,” amhah “anguish;” Armenian anjuk “narrow;” Lithuanian ankstas “narrow;” Greek ankhein “to squeeze,” ankhone “a strangling;” Latin angere “to throttle, torment;” Old Irish cum-ang “straitness, want”). In Middle English, also of physical pain. Meaning “excite to wrath, make angry” is from late 14c. Related: Angered; angering.
mid-13c., “distress, suffering; anguish, agony,” also “hostile attitude, ill will, surliness,” from Old Norse angr “distress, grief. sorrow, affliction,” from the same root as anger (v.). Sense of “rage, wrath” is early 14c. Old Norse also had angr-gapi “rash, foolish person;” angr-lauss “free from care;” angr-lyndi “sadness, low spirits.”
the emotion of instant displeasure on account of something evil that presents itself to our view. In itself it is an original susceptibility of our nature, just as love is, and is not necessarily sinful. It may, however, become sinful when causeless, or excessive, or protracted (Matt. 5:22; Eph. 4:26; Col. 3:8). As ascribed to God, it merely denotes his displeasure with sin and with sinners (Ps. 7:11).
see: more in sorrow than in anger
of or relating to Anjou or its inhabitants. relating to the counts of Anjou or their descendants, especially those who ruled in England, or to the period during which they ruled. an inhabitant of Anjou. a member of an Angevin royal house, especially that of the Plantagenets in England. Historical Examples Why should the Pope […]
variant of before a vowel. angi- pref. Variant of angio-.
angiasthenia angiasthenia an·gi·as·the·ni·a (ān’jē-əs-thē’nē-ə) n. Loss of vascular tone.
a male or female given name, form of . Contemporary Examples From Angie and Brad to Prince Charles and Camilla, a look at some of history’s enduring affairs. A Happy Ending for Tiger? The Daily Beast August 24, 2010 Angie is cramping, which she expected, but gushes to me that she loved the nurses. Inside […]