ill–tempered

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adjective ill–tem·pered \ˈil-ˈtem-pərd\

Definition of ill–tempered

ill–temperedly

play \ˈil-ˈtem-pərd-lē\ adverb

1601

First Known Use of ill–tempered

1601


ILL–TEMPERED Defined for English Language Learners

ill-tempered

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adjective

Definition of ill–tempered for English Language Learners

  • : easily annoyed or angered

  • : showing that you are annoyed or angry


ILL–TEMPERED Defined for Kids

ill–tempered

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adjective ill–tem·pered \ˈil-ˈtem-pərd\

Definition of ill–tempered for Students

  1. :  having or showing a bad temper an ill-tempered horse


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