Definition of angrily in English:



  • 1In a manner resulting from or betraying anger.

    ‘workers reacted angrily to the announcement’
    • ‘The host storms out angrily, effectively ending the party.’
    • ‘One artist, a young woman, angrily lectured a group of journalists, including myself.’
    • ‘He explains angrily that the association, which is run by a large bank, has mandated the pay cut.’
    • ‘I particularly enjoyed the scene where Mitchum angrily dances one of Hayworth's would-be suitors right out of the bar.’
    • ‘She is confronted by a passerby who angrily informs her that the antiwar protests are staged.’
    • ‘He angrily denies a series of charges that no one has ever made.’
    • ‘The managing editor responded by telephoning the publisher and yelling at him angrily during the conversation.’
    • ‘I had letters from him at the time, sputtering angrily at how stupid she was.’
    • ‘In one of the film's most powerful scenes, Rose angrily hits him on the forehead with a hairbrush.’
    • ‘Imagine doing this every single night for hundreds of people who are all angrily asking why it's taking so long.’
    1. 1.1 Stormily or threateningly.
      ‘the sky was black and thundered angrily’
      • ‘She watched a muscle in Jackson's jaw twitch angrily.’