Definitions in relation to their use in kangaroo words, taken from Google Dictionary, and edited for formatting.
Kangaroo word: irritated
Joey word: irate
irritated (adjective): showing or feeling slight anger.
irate (adjective): feeling or characterized by great anger.
The letters I, R, A, T, and E found within the kangaroo word “irritated” arrange in the listed order to complete the joey word “irate”. While a word can have multiple definitions, in relation to their use with kangaroo words, these two words share a similar meaning: angry.