How To Spell ire?

Correct spelling: ire

What is the definition of ire?

  1. belligerence aroused by a real or supposed wrong (personified as one of the deadly sins)

What does the abbreviation ire mean?

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What are the usage examples for ire?

  1. From a man Mr. Yorke would not have borne this language very patiently, nor would he have endured it from some women; but he accounted Shirley both honest and pretty, and her plain- spoken ire amused him. – Shirley by Charlotte Brontë
  2. Such mean tactics roused the Leader's ire – The Magnetic North by Elizabeth Robins (C. E. Raimond)