Thesaurus / quick tempered


The tone was very disarming, and warm-hearted, quick tempered just-souled little Beverly succumbed.

A Dixie School GirlGabrielle E. Jackson

Queen of Clubs—An affectionate woman, but quick tempered and touchy.

I am quick tempered, and was about to reply hotly, when the door opened and Elizabeth entered.

Our ElizabethFlorence A. Kilpatrick

He is quick tempered but not revengeful, and he is proverbially lazy.

As a child she was quick tempered, quite a spitfire and given to tantrums.

Benign StuporsAugust Hoch

Jovita was sentimental and reserved, Michaela was quick tempered, and Emilita was the liveliest of the party.

The GrandeeArmando Palacio Valds

Her husband noted that she was fretful, sensitive, resentful and quick tempered, although apt to recover quickly from her rages.

Benign StuporsAugust Hoch

He was a tall thin man with iron gray hair, quick tempered and not so well liked by the boys as Sergeant Hanke.

He was quick tempered, and when in a passion cared nothing whom he struck.

Then there was Mollie, dark eyed and quick tempered, with more than a touch of the French in her, but Betty's equal in bravery.

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