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fractious
used in Jane Eyre

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easily irritated and resistant to authority or control
  • She then peeped round to where I sat; so stern a neighbour was too restrictive to him, in his present fractious mood, she dared whisper no observations, nor ask of him any information.
    Chapter 24 (54% in)

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