He is choleric, and a little matter doth set him in a flame, so old as he is.
The general disposition was choleric, pugnacious, litigious.
And as his temperament was choleric there were fellows who were actually afraid of him.
He was taken ashore (with choleric symptoms) and died there at the end of a week.
Choleric old gentlemen have been roused to frenzy over your misdeeds.