This Issachar was the most choleric Hebrew that had ever been seen in Israel since the Captivity in Babylon.
This drove Candide to despair; he had, indeed, endured misfortunes a thousand times worse; the coolness of the magistrate and of the skipper who had robbed him, roused his choler and flung him into a deep melancholy.
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A choleric cop blew his top.
Gordon was a man by nature ill-suited to be a schoolmaster: he was impatient and choleric.