Definitions for ill-tempered

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ill′-tem′pered(adj.)

  1. irritable; cranky; disagreeable.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

Origin of ill-tempered:

1600–05

Princeton's WordNet

  1. crabbed, crabby, cross, fussy, grouchy, grumpy, bad-tempered, ill-tempered(adj)

    annoyed and irritable

Wiktionary

  1. ill-tempered(Adjective)

    Having ill temper; being in a bad mood.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ill-tempered(adj)

    of bad temper; morose; crabbed; sour; peevish; fretful; quarrelsome

  2. Ill-tempered(adj)

    unhealthy; ill-conditioned

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