(noun, verb)


1. small scales from animal skins or hair or bird feathers that can cause allergic reactions in some people

Definition categories: object, exfoliation, scale, scurf

2. a feeling of anger and animosity

- having one's hackles or dander up

Similar word(s): hackles

Definition categories: feeling, anger, choler, ire

Sentences with dander as a noun:

- He'll get his dander up if his team is criticized.

- She has her dander up every day about discrimination against women.


1. To wander about.

2. To maunder, to talk incoherently.