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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Brusque and surly and forbidding.

Usage examples (29)
  • Even the ill-humored will suddenly discover good humor.
  • I. (1) Some doctors that specialize on eyes are ill-humored.
  • I was always ill-humored, vexing my step-mother and making baby cry.
  • A woman with one-arm was guiding traffic with an ill-humored smirk on her face. for more
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