verb (used with object), en·raged, en·rag·ing.

  1. to make extremely angry; put into a rage; infuriate: His supercilious attitude enraged me.


  1. (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.

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