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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. easily angered; touchy.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. choleric, irascible, hotheaded, hot-tempered, quick-tempered, short-tempered(adj)

    quickly aroused to anger

    "a hotheaded commander"


  1. quick-tempered(Adjective)

    Easily or quickly angered or frustrated.

    He was a quick-tempered fellow who was generally avoided by his co-workers.

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easily made angry.

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