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ill-tempered

adjective uk   /ˌɪlˈtem.pəd/  us   /-pɚd/
formal easily annoyed If an occasion, such as a game, is ill-tempered, people get angry during it: An increasingly ill-tempered match saw three players sent off before half-time.
Translations of “ill-tempered”
in Chinese (Traditional) 脾氣壞的,易怒的, (比賽等)火藥味濃的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 脾气坏的,易怒的, (比赛等)火药味浓的…
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