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Definition of "ill temper" []

  • Anger; moroseness; crossness. (adjective)

Gnu Collaboartive International Dictionary of English: licensed under The Code Project Open License (CPOL)

Use "ill temper" in a sentence
  • "It is possible we all felt invigorated and improved by the supper, for we rode the rest of the way in a very crowded stage without suffering any exhibition of ill temper to speak of, and got into St. Paul at last, when it was not far from eleven; and after seventy-five miles of staging, the luxurious accommodations of the Fuller House seemed more inviting than ever."
  • "This they did (but with some reluctance, it may be thought), as it was plain that the Führer's ill temper showed no sign of abating."