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irascible
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

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Definition
easily angered
  • Then they began to have a few irascible words when it waxed hotter, both, needless to say, appealing to the listeners who followed the passage of arms with interest so long as they didn't indulge in recriminations and come to blows.
    Episode 16 — Eumaeus (53% in)

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