anger
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anger(
ahng
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guhr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (rage)
a. la ira
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
That child has some serious anger management problems.Ese niño tiene problemas serios de manejo de ira.
b. el enfado
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
It's a good idea to find a healthy way to release pent-up anger.Es una buena idea encontrar una manera saludable de expresar el enfado reprimido.
c. la rabia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
He needs to find ways of dealing with his anger.Tiene que buscar métodos de manejar la rabia.
d. el enojo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
The anger was mounting as they continued to argue.El enojo iba aumentando mientras discutían.
e. la indignación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The anger that he was feeling showed clearly on his face.La indignación que sentía se veía claramente en su rostro.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to irritate)
a. enojar
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
Her ignorance angers me.Su ignorancia me enoja.
b. enfadar
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
You'll anger your boss if you show up late again.Enfadarás a tu jefe si vuelves a llegar tarde.
c. cabrear
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
The presentation angered the audience so much that everyone left.La presentación cabreó tanto a la audiencia que todos se fueron.
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anger
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la ira
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
b. el enfado
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
c. el enojo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a fit of angerun ataque de ira
to speak in angerhablar con ira
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (general)
a. enfadar
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
b. enojar
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (general)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to be slow to angertardar en enfadarse, enojarse
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anger [ˈæŋɡəʳ]
noun
ira (f)
red with anger rojo de ira; to move or rouse sb to anger provocar la ira de algn; to speak in anger hablar indignado; words spoken in anger palabras pronunciadas en un momento de enfado; (Esp) palabras pronunciadas en un momento de enojo; (LAm)
transitive verb
enfadar; (Esp) enojar; (LAm)
to be easily angered enfadarse fácilmente; (Esp) enojarse fácilmente; (LAm)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "anger"
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anger management
control del enojo
I have anger issues
tengo problemas de ira
anger issues
problemas de ira
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