bad-tempered[ bad-tem-perd ]SEE DEFINITION OF bad-tempered
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BAD-TEMPERED
Knowles was not bad-tempered, but he was a frequent cause of bad temper in other people.
And he was so bad-tempered that the other giants called him Sharvan the Surly.
He's a bad-tempered brute, and I wonder the squire keeps it.
He was determined not to be bad-tempered, and smiled good-naturedly.
My grandfather's horse was lean, hardy, and bad-tempered like himself.
We are a bad-tempered pair, and we behave rather like fishwives when we are in a rage.
But I shan't tell it at all if I hear you've been bad-tempered.
At the club it seemed to him that most of the men were sulky and bad-tempered.
She was a vain, bad-tempered, irresolute, deceitful old woman.
Bad-tempered at the best, a bull-moose is a devil unchained in September.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR BAD-TEMPERED
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