Word Origin late 16th cent.: of unknown origin.Idiomsnounjump to other results
BrE BrE//ˈdʌdʒən//; NAmE NAmE//ˈdʌdʒən//
(old-fashioned, formal) in an angry or offended mood, and showing other people that you are angry He stomped out of the room in high dudgeon. She stormed out in high dudgeon.
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