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roused to ire

The meaning of the word irate is roused to ire.

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inaugurateto induct into an office with suitable ceremonies
proprietythe quality or state of being proper or suitable : appropriateness
biliousof or relating to a yellow or greenish fluid that is secreted by the liver and that aids especially in the emulsification and absorption of fats : of or relating to bile (see bile
convergeto tend or move toward one point or one another : come together : meet
mutterto utter sounds or words indistinctly or with a low voice and with the lips partly closed
emancipateto free from restraint, control, or the power of another
brevityshortness of duration
fronda large leaf (especially of a palm or fern) usually with many divisions
monumentalserving as or resembling a monument : massive