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adjective as in quick-tempered

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Wrex is a Krogan — this universe’s hotheaded warrior race — who’s given up on his people.

Even well-written female characters, like Judy, a hotheaded but sharp woman, live under the shadow of men who have wronged her.

In the original Danish show, Forbrydelsen, the cop was a typical hotheaded macho goon, all guns and glory and ego.

Hotheaded arrogance is neither conservative nor attractive to voters.

Though Glenn Beck may be better known for his tears, the host knows how to get hotheaded when the spark hits—literally.

Moreover, even in his new home on the banks of the Schuylkill River, Paine appeared a hotheaded radical.

Kenric thought little of this threat, but it was not long ere the hotheaded young viking put it into execution.

There have been some hotheaded and unfortunate judgments on the part of my family, which report has greatly magnified.

The real reason for the visit of my young hotheaded Imperial Master was concealed from me.

But it was not possible for the dictatorial governor and the hotheaded youth to get along together.

Grandad is among the distillers and Norah is as hotheaded as he.


On this page you'll find 24 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to hotheaded, such as: hot-tempered, easily provoked, excitable, explosive, impetuous, and passionate.

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