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short-tempered

see definition of short-tempered
  • adjtouchy
  • adjquick to anger
  • adjgrouchy
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Synonyms for short-tempered

adj touchy
  • cantankerous
  • choleric
  • crabby
  • gruff
  • harsh
  • irascible
  • irritable
  • snappish
  • testy

Antonyms for short-tempered

  • calm
  • easy-going
  • easygoing
  • placid
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to short-tempered

crusty

adjective. irritable, often due to old age

fretful

adjective. irritable

irascible

adjective. crabby

moody

adjective. crabby, temperamental

peevish

adjective. irritable, testy

quick-tempered

adjective. easily upset, angered
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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