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Definition of foul-tempered in English:


Easily angered; having a bad temper: I am appalling in the morning, really foul-tempered and grouchy a foul-tempered, evil megalomaniac
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  • It was almost ten at night when he returned to his flat exhausted and still foul-tempered.
  • He said: "The material was so tight that within 20 minutes, I was the most foul-tempered person."
  • You are left exhausted, exasperated, foul-tempered, and ready to start throwing things yourself.

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