bad-tempered


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annoyed and irritable

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The USA, who were beaten 34-30 by the Pumas in a bad-tempered tournament opener, have cited prop Pablo Henn and second rows Santiago Artese and Jaime Arocena for alleged incidents of foul play.
The FA charges ensued after the bad-tempered match, which Chelsea won 1-0, was marred by four separate fracas.
Moreover, Laurie assumed he was auditioning for a supporting role: As he notes, usually ``the quirky, bad-tempered guy is the peripheral satellite to the show.
The bad-tempered wife was not an invention of "enlightened" Spectator writers, but a legacy from the past that was not easy to shake off.
The book, which tells the story of the nativity, involves a bad-tempered donkey.
The Hearts ace saw red for a reckless lunge on Shiels' son Dean that set the tone for a bad-tempered clash at Tynecastle.
One minute he's nice and the next he can say horrible things and be really bad-tempered.
But they can be a bad-tempered lot when they get their peckers up.
00pm) A bad-tempered dentist has a near-death experience and finds himself able to see ghosts.
REFEREE Jim Holden did well to keep all players on the field of play during 90 minutes of a bad-tempered display by both teams.
But brass knuckle-wielding Hulk, 56, got this own back by leaving his rival in a shocking state during a bad-tempered bout in Melbourne, Australia.
Harbhajan was banned for making a racist remark to Andrew Symonds during their bad-tempered defeat to Australia in the second Test.
A bad-tempered manager at a factory in China went a little too far during a meeting when he pulled out a pistol and shot at the ceiling.
Gareth Taylor looked lively in a bad-tempered opening that saw four players booked inside the opening 30 minutes and he rattled the crossbar with a powerful header from Chris Suker's cross.
John McEnroe, who ranted his way to a bad-tempered victory over Mikael Pernfors in the Masters Tennis at London's Royal Albert Hall last night, will return to the main ATP Tour next year at the age of 46.