ill-tempered ill-tempered

Definition(s):

  • (adj) annoyed and irritable

Usage(s):

  1. In a TV debate on election eve, O'Malley went on as the final speaker after two hours of shrill argument and ill-tempered accusations, and once again he threw his change-up.
  2. The father was an alcoholic, ill-tempered, untalented painter named Boissy.
  3. Since I had no authorization for my last movie, I was nervous and ill-tempered.

News

  • Man Intending to Propose in the Nude Goes to the Wrong House, Gets Tasered, Arrested

    A Florida man who planned to propose to his girlfriend while naked went to the wrong house and ended up getting tasered and arrested. Thomas Edwards, 22, claimed he pulled the stunt because his girlfriend told him to propose in the nude. It was 3:45 a.m. on Sunday when he knocked on the wrong door in Casselberry. Homeowners called the police, who had a bizarre and ill-tempered confrontation with ...
    on June 6, 2013     Source: Opposing Views

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