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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Perversely irritable.

Usage examples (36)
  • The ill-tempered child has no sunshine on his face.
  • "The anaconda is a little too ill-tempered for me."
  • Querulous he was and ill-tempered with the scoffers.
  • I am hasty as an ill-tempered child in my judgments! for more
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