irascible definition

  • adjective:
    • susceptible to outbursts of temperament; effortlessly angered.
    • described as or caused by fury.
    • quickly provoked to outbursts of fury; cranky.
    • Prone to anger; effortlessly provoked or inflamed to anger; choleric; cranky
    • rapidly aroused to anger
    • described as fury
  • others:
    • Susceptible of fury; quickly provoked or inflamed with resentment; choleric: since, an irascible guy; an irascible mood.
    • Excited by or as a result of fury; manifesting a state of fury or resentment.
    • Synonyms Irascible, Irritable, Passionate, hasty, touchy, testy, splenetic, snappish, peppery, fiery, choleric. Irascible indicates faster plus intense blasts of fury than irritable, and less powerful, enduring, or manifest blasts than enthusiastic.

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