Definition of 'ire'
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There seems no way to turn without drawing fresh ire. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The plans have raised the ire of politicians and industry. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Yet the worst of her ire is reserved for barristers. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Most of her ire is reserved for those in the new wave of female singers. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Go too easy on the many likely offenders and you will raise the ire of those clubs likely to be compliant. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They were not the only two to provoke his ire, of course. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Indeed, his daughters have drawn ire for their apparently lavish lifestyle. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The move raised the ire of Whitehall. Times, Sunday Times (2013)But the groups' flagrant corruption and power abuse raise periodic ire. Times, Sunday Times (2007)His ire was reserved for the snipers and gossips on social media, a platform for which he has complete contempt. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They draw the most ire. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The race has drawn the ire of local environmentalists, who plan to fly an aircraft over the circuit tomorrow to assess air quality. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Our immigration policy arouses his particular ire: he says it is so out of control that the country is buckling under the strain. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Should I have given him preference and risked the ire of the line behind me? Times, Sunday Times (2009)The move to make iTunes products available to share online risks drawing the ire of Apple. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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