irascibleness

[ ih-ras-uh-buhl ]SEE DEFINITION OF irascibleness
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WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., from Middle French irascible (12c.) and directly from Late Latin irascibilis, from Latin irasci "be angry, be in a rage," from ira "anger" (see ire).

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