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Synonyms of hot-tempered in English:


  • he is arrogant, hot-tempered, and capable of violence
    informal snappish, snappy, chippy, on a short fuse
    British informal narky, ratty, eggy, like a bear with a sore head
    North American informal peckish, soreheaded
    Australian/New Zealand informal snaky
    informal, , dated miffy
    [Antonyms] easy-going
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