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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ENRAGED

I was so enraged that she was not there, I wished to cover my face with my handkerchief.

Tories and Peers especially were enraged, and regarded themselves as baffled.

Napoleon flushed with anger, enraged both at the intrusion and the teasing.

If the words may be coupled, I watched him with an enraged admiration.

Finally the sound of a hearty voice, independent and enraged, reached the pair.

The Lambs were going to be enraged when they learned what was afoot.

You will do the anathema--rueful rather than enraged--from the tent opening.

This Elector often enraged me with the foolish things that he did.

So you will understand how enraged I was when I read it this afternoon.

Felicite, enraged, was beating a tattoo on the shutter with her impatient fingers.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c. (implied in enraged), from Old French enragier "go wild, go mad, lose one's senses," from en- "make, put in" (see en- (1)) + rage "rabies, rage" (see rage (n.)). Related: Enraging. Intransitive only in Old French; transitive sense is oldest in English.

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