short-tempered


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Synonyms for short-tempered

Synonyms for short-tempered

quickly aroused to anger

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From making the choice to do something to advance toward one's goals, to understanding that there will always be enemies and the importance of choosing carefully not to align oneself with destructive individuals (including short-tempered types and rebels against authority, who are on a collision course with failure), to remaining crucially aware of the limits of reality, 12 Choices.
Takebe, who likes to spend his spare time painting portraits, however, is also said to be short-tempered and sometimes makes slips of the tongue.
However, as Spurlock gains weight, becomes short-tempered, and begins to lumber his way through life in an elephantine way during his month of living dangerously, you start to worry that he has shortened his life.
I also noticed that I was short-tempered with my family over little things.
In that relationship, a deeply religious, short-tempered control freak tried to mold his bewildered, willful son into an entirely different person.
Listeners will have no trouble distinguishing between the empathetic teenager Jess and the short-tempered Grandpa, and other characters are skillfully represented as well.
For one thing, fatigue worsens mood; tired officers get irritable and short-tempered just like other people.
They are often angry, upset, unpredictable, and short-tempered.
If you stress yourself about the heat, you're going to become short-tempered.
Among the 8th through 12th graders, boys ranked physical weakness, being short-tempered, who friends are, and clothing next; while girls cited facial appearance, crying/being emotional, being overweight, and - yes
It looked like any other goose: fat, self-satisfied, short-tempered.
Health practitioners have reported using emWave to monitor their stress so they don't get short-tempered with patients and co-workers.
He is always short-tempered He is always short-tempered and doesn't seem to treat me with and doesn't seem to treat me with love any more.
She finds herself in a magical world inhabited by all manner of bizarre creatures and dominated by a short-tempered queen fond of beheading those who displease her.
Nearby are two bags containing millions of dollars pilfered from short-tempered mobster Frank (Peter Stormare).