Thursday, June 24, 1999
Definitions for irascible
- Prone to anger; easily provoked to anger; hot-tempered.
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Citations for irascible
The lawyer described his client as an irascible eighty-two-year-old eccentric who alternated between spinning fascinating tales about her past and cussing him out.
His father was an irascible and boastful bully, a heavy drinker and a gambler.