Definition of irascible:
madcap, tearaway, nasty, hotheaded, hot-tempered, quick-tempered, impetuous, short-tempered, study at irritable, testy, tetchy, attitude, choleric, snappy, bad-tempered, ill-natured, feelings, angry, disagreeable, querulous, ugly, waspish, peppery, ill-tempered, brainish, short, impulsive.
- irritable (part of speech: adjective)
sullen (part of speech: adjective)
- "The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers", Georg Ebers.
The huge frame of the blacksmith, his love for his daughter, his simple faith in this new creed of patriotism, his tenderness of heart, joined to his irascible disposition, spasmodic humour, and strong arm, roused in Valmond an immediate liking, as keen, after its kind, as that he had for the Cure; and the avocat.- "When Valmond Came to Pontiac, Complete", Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 15, 2009.
- "The Dueling Machine", Benjamin William Bova Myron R. Lewis.