Ill-tempered sentence example

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  • In their place, mothers find an ill-tempered, irritable creature, or a sickly fairy child or even an object like a log of wood.
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  • ill-tempered encounter in which eight players were booked.
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  • ill-tempered person, must be dreadful.
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  • Rolfe is incredibly ill-tempered and foul-mouthed as his on-screen video game fanatic.
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  • He had impoverished Carlisle, and in his new see, according to Burnet (who calls him "a sour ill-tempered man"), "minded chiefly the enriching of his family."
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  • ill-tempered match that saw two players from each side sent off.
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  • A real, life, very ill-tempered donkey on a rope!
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  • Marion Crawford, Queen Elizabeth's governess has told several stories about one particularly ill-tempered Corgi.
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  • ill-tempered affair throughout, Wales had two men sent off and eventually fell to a 78th-minute winner.
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  • Had Queen Victoria died without issue, this prince, who was arrogant, ill-tempered and rash, would have become king of Great Britain; and, as nothing but mischief could have resulted from this, the young queen's life became very precious in the sight of her people.
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  • turned his attention at once to the reformation of the higher clergy, and, in spite of the warnings of Catherine of Siena, so angered the cardinals by his harsh and ill-tempered measures that they assembled at Anagni in July 1378, and revoked his election, in which they declared they had acted under fear of violence.
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  • ill-tempered clash from which Leeds emerged with flying colors.
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  • It's been going on since the plans were announced in 2004 and has got increasingly ill-tempered.
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  • But he was still headstrong and ill-tempered; and he was often in trouble with the other sailors.
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  • This is attached to a ¼ " No. 6 straight gouge: crossbred offspring of an icepick and an ill-tempered letter opener.
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  • ill-tempered meeting between these two old rivals.
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  • No quarter was asked nor given in a fiercely contested, often ill-tempered clash from which Leeds emerged with flying colors.
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  • Foka, the butler, was the most ill-tempered person in the house.
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  • She'd never in her life wanted a tattoo, but to have some blood-sucking, shape changing, ill-tempered, inhuman beast's name on her neck was infuriating!
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  • They were waiting for their ill-tempered demon lord, Darkyn.
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