What are some alternative words for choleric?

Synonyms for cholericˈkɒl ər ɪk, kəˈlɛr ɪk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. choleric(adj)

    easily moved to anger

    "men of the choleric type take to kicking and smashing"- H.G.Wells

    Synonyms:
    irascible, hot-tempered, quick-tempered, short-tempered, hotheaded

    Antonyms:
    passionless, unangry(p), good-natured

  2. choleric, irascible, hotheaded, hot-tempered, quick-tempered, short-tempered(adj)

    quickly aroused to anger

    "a hotheaded commander"

    Synonyms:
    brainish, quick-tempered, tearaway(a), impetuous, irascible, choleric, short-tempered, hot-tempered, impulsive, madcap, hotheaded

    Antonyms:
    passionless, unangry(p), good-natured

  3. choleric, irascible(adj)

    characterized by anger

    "a choleric outburst"; "an irascible response"

    Synonyms:
    irascible, choleric, hot-tempered, quick-tempered, short-tempered, hotheaded

    Antonyms:
    passionless, good-natured, unangry(p)

Wiktionary

  1. choleric(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    wrathful, irate, angry, indignant, vexed

  2. choleric(adjective)

    Easily becoming angry.

    Synonyms:
    indignant, vexed, wrathful, irate, angry

  3. choleric(adjective)

    Showing or expressing anger.

    Synonyms:
    vexed, wrathful, irate, angry, indignant

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. choleric(a.)

    Synonyms:
    irascible, irritable, hasty, testy, touchy, petulant, waspish, hot, fiery, passionate


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