Anger related

irate
(adj)
eye-RATE
Meaning

angry

1st Sample Sentence

When the bank failed, irate account holders surrounded the building, demanding to know what had happened to their money.

Root

ira (anger) (Latin)

Mnemonics

IRATE rhymes with "eye red". When does your eye become red? When you are ANGRY. When you get irritate, you becoome angry. Pirate = P + irate; Pirates are always irate in nature.

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