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  1. trigger-happy(adj)

    irresponsible in the use of firearms

    Synonyms:
    fierce, violent, vehement, tearing

    Antonyms:
    mild, responsible

  2. fierce, tearing, vehement, violent, trigger-happy(adj)

    marked by extreme intensity of emotions or convictions; inclined to react violently; fervid

    "fierce loyalty"; "in a tearing rage"; "vehement dislike"; "violent passions"

    Synonyms:
    red, wild, crimson, vehement, violent, fierce, savage, bowelless, furious, cutthroat, boisterous, rough, ferocious, tearing

    Antonyms:
    responsible, mild

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  • schießwütigGerman
  • φιλοπόλεμος, πολεμοχαρής, αψίθυμοςGreek
  • gatillo fácilSpanish
  • liipaisinherkkäFinnish
  • fou de la gâchette, folle de la gâchette, gâchette facile, malade de la gâchetteFrench
  • schietgraagDutch
  • skjutgladSwedish

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