Wednesday, June 25, 2003
Definitions for choleric
- Easily irritated; inclined to anger; bad-tempered.
- Angry; indicating or expressing anger; excited by anger.
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Citations for choleric
At his trial, Ferrars argued that he had always been of such choleric disposition that, at times when his blood was up, he knew not right from wrong.
But the records of his service show that Jacobsz was also choleric, quick-tempered, and sensitive to any slight; that he sometimes drank to excess.