Ill-tempered - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈtempərd|  American pronunciation of the word ill-tempered
Brit.  |ˌɪlˈtempəd|  British pronunciation of the word ill-tempered

adjective

- annoyed and irritable (syn: bad-tempered, crabbed, crabby, cross, fussy, grouchy, grumpy)

Examples

Six players were sent off in an ill-tempered game.

He was a choleric, ill-tempered man.

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