[rath, rahth or, esp. British, rawth]

before 900; (noun) Middle English wraththe, Old English wrǣththo, equivalent to wrāth wroth + -tho -th1; (adj.) variant of wroth by association with the noun

1. rage, resentment, fury, choler.
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a high promontory in NW Scotland: most NW point on mainland.
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wrath (rɒθ)
1.  angry, violent, or stern indignation
2.  divine vengeance or retribution
3.  archaic a fit of anger or an act resulting from anger
4.  obsolete incensed; angry
[Old English wrǣththu; see wroth]

Wrath (rɒθ, rɔːθ)
Cape Wrath a promontory at the NW extremity of the Scottish mainland

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Word Origin & History

O.E. wræððu "anger," from wrað "angry" (see wroth) + -þu, from P.Gmc. -itho (as in strength, width etc.).
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Example sentences
Nevertheless, for killing a highly respected president, the eight conspirators
  charged encountered the wrath of a nation.
When you seek wrath, you become a link in the chain of wrath as wrath begets
But, unless you're a genuine sociopath, it's a real feat to derive such
  pleasure from actually being the subject of others' wrath.
Some learn to hide it as a way of winning parents' approval or avoiding the
  wrath of their peers.
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