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Normally even-keeled, he was irritable and short-tempered, including with her son — and Huddleston’s soon-to-be stepson — Allan Osborn.
IN THE SHADOW OF THE TOWERS: FIVE LIVES AND A WORLD TRANSFORMEDJOBY WARRICK, SOUAD MEKHENNETSEPTEMBER 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
As the day approached, my daughter grew more and more irritable.
KIDS ARE FEELING ANXIETY ABOUT A ‘RETURN TO NORMAL’MELINDA WENNER MOYERJUNE 24, 2021WASHINGTON POST
He became irritable, distressed, and anxious—struggled hard to get the needful sum together, struggled and strove; but failed.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
As, during the whole pepper-harvest, they feed wholly on this stimulant, they become exceedingly irritable.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
There was also a moral reaction, and the boy became capricious, irritable, and unlike his former self.
THE LIFE & LETTERS OF PETER ILICH TCHAIKOVSKYMODESTE TCHAIKOVSKY
There are few greater annoyances of life than an irritable woman, rendered doubly morose by the infirmities of years.
MADAME ROLAND, MAKERS OF HISTORYJOHN S. C. ABBOTT
The Colonel, who was suffering from an attack of rheumatic gout, was more irritable than usual.
THE CROMPTONSMARY J. HOLMES
He drove with a sort of irritable feverishness, until Henri leaned over and touched him on the shoulder.
THE AMAZING INTERLUDEMARY ROBERTS RINEHART
It was Tanqueray who kept on looking at him with clear, contemplative eyes under brows no longer irritable.
THE CREATORSMAY SINCLAIR
Thank you: now go and forget every cross word I have said to you,—I am out of sorts, and nervous, and irritable.
THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, VOLUME 17, NO. 101, MARCH, 1866VARIOUS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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