verb (used with object), en·raged, en·rag·ing.
- to make extremely angry; put into a rage; infuriate: His supercilious attitude enraged me.
- (tr) to provoke to fury; put into a rage; anger
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.