quick-tempered


quick–tem·pered

adjective \-ˈtem-pərd\

: becoming angry quickly and easily : having a quick temper

Full Definition of QUICK-TEMPERED

:  easily angered :  irascible

First Known Use of QUICK-TEMPERED

1830

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