wrath /ˈræθ, ||ˈrɔθ/
1. Violent anger; vehement exasperation; indignation; rage; fury; ire.
Wrath is a fire, and jealousy a weed. --Spenser.
When the wrath of king Ahasuerus was appeased. --Esther ii. 1.
Now smoking and frothing
Its tumult and wrath in. --Southey.
2. The effects of anger or indignation; the just punishment of an offense or a crime. “A revenger to execute wrath upon him that doeth evil.”
Syn: -- Anger; fury; rage; ire; vengeance; indignation; resentment; passion. See Anger.
Wrath, v. t. To anger; to enrage; -- also used impersonally. [Obs.] “I will not wrathen him.”
If him wratheth, be ywar and his way shun. --Piers Plowman.
Wrath, a. See Wroth. [Obs.]
n 1: intense anger (usually on an epic scale)
2: belligerence aroused by a real or supposed wrong
(personified as one of the deadly sins) [syn: anger, ire,