Meaning of “irascible” in the English Dictionary

"irascible" in British English

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irascibleadjective

uk /ɪˈræs.ə.bəl/ us /ɪˈræs.ə.bəl/ formal

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

"irascible" in American English

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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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