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English definition of “irascible”

irascible

adjective     /ɪˈræs.ə.bl̩/ formal
made angry easily: She's becoming more and more irascible as she grows older.Bad-tempered irascibly     /-bli/ adverb irascibility     /ɪˌræs.əˈbɪl.ɪ.ti/ US  /-ə.t̬i/ noun [U]
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