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Synonyms for choleric
ˈkɒl ər ɪk, kəˈlɛr ɪkcho·ler·ic

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  1. cholericadjective

    Synonyms:
    irate, angry, indignant, vexed, wrathful

  2. cholericadjective

    Easily becoming angry.

    Synonyms:
    wrathful, angry, irate, vexed, indignant

  3. cholericadjective

    Showing or expressing anger.

    Synonyms:
    vexed, wrathful, irate, angry, indignant

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. choleric

    Synonyms:
    hasty, testy, impetuous, irascible

    Antonyms:
    cool, phlegmatic, serene, placid, dispassionate, stoical

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cholericadjective

    easily moved to anger

    "men of the choleric type take to kicking and smashing"- H.G.Wells

    Synonyms:
    irascible, hot-tempered, quick-tempered, short-tempered, hotheaded

    Antonyms:
    passionless, unangry(p), good-natured

  2. choleric, irascible, hotheaded, hot-tempered, quick-tempered, short-temperedadjective

    quickly aroused to anger

    "a hotheaded commander"

    Synonyms:
    brainish, quick-tempered, tearaway(a), impetuous, irascible, short-tempered, hot-tempered, impulsive, madcap, hotheaded

    Antonyms:
    passionless, unangry(p), good-natured

  3. choleric, irascibleadjective

    characterized by anger

    "a choleric outburst"; "an irascible response"

    Synonyms:
    irascible, hot-tempered, quick-tempered, short-tempered, hotheaded

    Antonyms:
    passionless, good-natured, unangry(p)

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. cholericadjective

    Synonyms:
    irascible, irritable, hasty, testy, touchy, petulant, waspish, hot, fiery, passionate

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. cholericadjective

    Synonyms:
    irascible, irritable, petulant, testy

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How to use choleric in a sentence?

  1. Marquis de Sade:

    Imperious, choleric, irascible, extreme in everything, with a dissolute imagination the like of which has never been seen, atheistic to the point of fanaticism, there you have me in a nutshell, and kill me again or take me as I am, for I shall not change.


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