Definition of “be like a bear with a sore head” - English Dictionary

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“be like a bear with a sore head” in British English

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be like a bear with a sore head

US also like a (real) bear informal

to be in a bad mood that causes you to treat other people badly and complain a lot:

You're like a bear with a sore head this morning. What's wrong with you?

(Definition of “be like a bear with a sore head” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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