bad-tempered


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annoyed and irritable

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The exchanges were the most bad-tempered since Mr Davies was elected Conservative leader earlier this year and stand in marked contrast to the more cordial exchanges between his predecessor Nick Bourne and Mr Jones.
A bad-tempered match escalated into 'Jellygate' headlines after chewy sweets mysteriously found their way from England pockets on to the pitch in front of tail end batsman Zaheer Khan.
Centurion Jonathan Trott continued England's domination of Australia in the fourth Ashes Test - much to the frustration of Ricky Ponting on a bad-tempered second day at the MCG.
KEVIN PULLE IN put punters firmly in profit after yesterday's Mersey-side derby by tipping a buy of the time of the first corner in the bad-tempered match.
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.