Meaning of “irascible” in the English Dictionary

"irascible" in English

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irascibleadjective

uk /ɪˈræs.ə.bəl/ us /ɪˈræs.ə.bəl/ formal
irascibly
adverb uk /ɪˈræs.ə.bli/ us /ɪˈræs.ə.bli/
irascibility
noun [ U ] uk /ɪˌræs.əˈbɪl.ə.ti/ us /ɪˌræs.əˈbɪl.ə.t̬i/

(Definition of “irascible” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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irascibleadjective

us /ɪˈræs·ə·bəl/

(of a person) easily made angry:

a cranky, irascible artist

(Definition of “irascible” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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