ill humour

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In such circumstances a man necessarily gets in an ill humour, and works off the irritation by some excess or other.
There is something indefinably keen and wan about her anatomy, and she has a watchful way of looking out of the corners of her eyes without turning her head which could be pleasantly dispensed with, especially when she is in an ill humour and near knives.
She drugged the wine with an herb that banishes all care, sorrow, and ill humour.
The Chief Inspector imparted that information in a tone of finality with some ill humour, as loyal servants will do in the consciousness of their fidelity and with the sense of the value of their loyal exertions.
Let us indulge our ill humour and feel free to be as nasty as we want just for a day.