Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To cause to boil with anger; to irritate; to chafe.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intransitive v. To boil with anger; to effervesce.
  • transitive v. To cause to boil with anger; to irritate; to chafe.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To heat; cause to burn, as with fever.
  • To boil violently; hence, to rage with pride or anger.

Etymologies

em- +‎ boil (Wiktionary)

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