ill-tempered

adjective
ill-tem·​pered | \ˈil-ˈtem-pərd \

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ill-temperedly \ˈil-​ˈtem-​pərd-​lē \ adverb

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1601, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of ill-tempered was in 1601

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ill-tempered

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of ill-tempered

: easily annoyed or angered

: showing that you are annoyed or angry

ill-tempered

adjective
ill-tem·​pered | \ˈil-ˈtem-pərd\

Kids Definition of ill-tempered

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

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