An atrabilious monk in his garret vented his spleen with more than usual acrimony, and the world applauded.
Much dining-out doth breed dyspepsia, and atrabilious views are apt to be a leetle lop-sided.
The article came to us just as we were laboring under an attack of dyspepsia, and its reading fairly shook our atrabilious corpus.
The melancholy or atrabilious temperament is of a different character.
His appreciation of men, their character, their talents, their designs—all bear the hue of the atrabilious journalist.
He now sees what a regard they have for the health of the atrabilious South Americans.
I hold them to be a race of pessimists, recruited amongst beggarly philosophers and knavish, atrabilious theologians.
Mrs. Croaker, the very reverse of her grumbling, atrabilious husband.
Ariosto is playful, Aretino scurrilous, Alamanni peevish, Folengo atrabilious.
Foreigners and long-haired æsthetes were one and the same thing to my atrabilious instructor.