in high dudgeon

in high dudgeon

Meaning

  • feeling or exhibiting great resentment
  • taking great offense at something
  • a reaction of extreme righteous anger

Example Sentences

  1. After the scuffle, the man who was affronted left in high dudgeon.
  2. Julia strode from the meeting in high dudgeon, and I knew she would get his revenge eventually.
  3. Banging the door in Catty's face, Kelly drove off in high dudgeon.
  4. Veronica drove off in high dudgeon, she was waiting you for last 3 hours.
  5. John came storming into the kitchen in high dudgeon.

Origin
Currently, we do not have any information regarding the origin of "in high dudgeon" idiom.

I Share your thoughts

Add your thoughts

Idiom of the Day

body and soul
body and soul Meaning: with all one's effort and ability. Example: He dedicated himself to science studies and astronomy, body and soul.

Advertisement

Like Facebook Page

Latest Thoughts

Keep in Touch

Copyrights © 2020 - The Idioms - All Rights Reserved.
Copy Link