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Definition of infuriate verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

infuriate

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ɪnˈfjʊərieɪt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈfjʊrieɪt//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they infuriate
BrE BrE//ɪnˈfjʊərieɪt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈfjʊrieɪt//
 
he / she / it infuriates
BrE BrE//ɪnˈfjʊərieɪts//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈfjʊrieɪts//
 
past simple infuriated
BrE BrE//ɪnˈfjʊərieɪtɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈfjʊrieɪtɪd//
 
past participle infuriated
BrE BrE//ɪnˈfjʊərieɪtɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈfjʊrieɪtɪd//
 
-ing form infuriating
BrE BrE//ɪnˈfjʊərieɪtɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈfjʊrieɪtɪŋ//
 
Anger
 
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to make somebody extremely angry synonym enrage infuriate somebody Her silence infuriated him even more. Are you doing this on purpose just to infuriate me? it infuriates somebody that…/to do something It infuriates me that she was not found guilty. See related entries: Anger Word Origin mid 17th cent.: from medieval Latin infuriat- ‘made angry’, from the verb infuriare, from in- ‘into’ + Latin furia ‘fury’.
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