[in-fyoo r-ee-ey-ting]


causing or tending to cause anger or outrage; maddening: His delay is infuriating.

Origin of infuriating

First recorded in 1880–85; infuriate + -ing2
Related formsin·fu·ri·at·ing·ly, adverb Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Historical Examples of infuriatingly

  • Under the sunshade it was infuriatingly like a horse on a carousel.

    Sand Doom

    William Fitzgerald Jenkins

  • Overdrive was sometimes not fast enough—but solar-system drive was infuriatingly slow.

    Talents, Incorporated

    William Fitzgerald Jenkins

  • Existing was not sweet (barring Prince Albert) but likely to be hellishly warm or worse, infuriatingly commonplace.

    The Land of Look Behind

    Paul Cameron Brown

  • Patricia grew more and more acutely and infuriatingly ironic all the while.

    The Real Adventure

    Henry Kitchell Webster