What is the difference between annoyed and angry?

annoyed | angry | Synonyms |

Annoyed is a synonym of angry.

As adjectives the difference between annoyed and angry

is that annoyed is troubled, irritated by something unwanted or unliked; vexed while angry is displaying or feeling anger.

As a verb annoyed

is (annoy).

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?




  • (annoy)
  • Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Troubled, irritated by something unwanted or unliked; vexed.
  • Anagrams





  • Displaying or feeling anger.
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  • , title=(The Celebrity), chapter=5 , passage=Then we relapsed into a discomfited silence, and wished we were anywhere else. But Miss Thorn relieved the situation by laughing aloud, and with such a hearty enjoyment that instead of getting angry and more mortified we began to laugh ourselves, and instantly felt better.}}
  • (said about a wound or a rash) Inflamed and painful.
  • The broken glass left two angry cuts across my arm.
  • Dark and stormy, menacing.
  • Angry clouds raced across the sky.
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    * (displaying anger) mad, enraged, wrathful, furious, apoplectic; irritated, annoyed, vexed, pissed off, cheesed off, worked up, psyched up * See also

    Derived terms

    * angrily * angriness * Angry Young Man

    See also

    * (Anger)


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