: becoming angry very easily : having or showing a hot temper
a hot-tempered political activist
a hot-tempered reply

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Recent Examples on the Web In The Goldbergs, Orrantia plays Erica Goldberg, the sarcastic and hot-tempered sibling of show creator Adam F. Goldberg. Dallas News, 28 Feb. 2023

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