fiery-tempered

fiery-tempered

adj
easily angered
References in classic literature ?
However, he took it as I meant it, that is, to let him think I was inclined to go on with him, as indeed I had all the reason in the world to do, for he was the best-humoured, merry sort of a fellow that I ever met with, and I often reflected on myself how doubly criminal it was to deceive such a man; but that necessity, which pressed me to a settlement suitable to my condition, was my authority for it; and certainly his affection to me, and the goodness of his temper, however they might argue against using him ill, yet they strongly argued to me that he would better take the disappointment than some fiery-tempered wretch, who might have nothing to recommend him but those passions which would serve only to make a woman miserable all her days.
But Guiao's six-year-stay with the team isn't all rainbows and happiness and just before the end of the 2015-2016 PBA season the fiery-tempered coach would leave the team and join the NLEX franchise.
Children must realise the fiery-tempered striker is not a role model in the same way former team-mate Ronaldo is - he's more a roll model.
But while he was here, he was quite fiery-tempered and very possessive of Snowflake and Blizzard so our keepers had to be careful when they were looking after them.
While Tuvia Bielski (Craig) and his youngest sibling Asael (Jamie Bell) build an ever-expanding community beneath the trees, fiery-tempered middle son Zus (Liev Schreiber) refuses to stand by as his people are wiped out.
IN the aftermath of a bungled hit, gunmen for hire Ray and Ken head for the continent to await instructions from fiery-tempered boss Harry.
In the aftermath of a bungled hit that results in the senseless death of a little boy in church, gunmen for hire Ray (Farrell) and Ken (Gleeson) head for the continent to await instructions from their fiery-tempered boss, Harry (Ralph Fiennes).
The notorious fiery-tempered Michelin-starred chef will reunite with his kitchen brigade led by executive chef Matt Pickop and also take the reigns of the kitchens at the Hilton Dubai Creek between the May 3-5.
When the media threatens to eat him alive for his behaviour, Joe goes on the offensive by attending ballet lessons with his little girl, where he strikes up a friendship with fiery-tempered teacher Monique Vasquez (Roselyn Sanchez).
At the age of four, Danny (Li) was taken under the wing of merciless, fiery-tempered gangster Bart (Hoskins), who has raised and trained him like an animal.
That's what happened with fiery-tempered Terry Barton in Colorado.
During a lesson with fiery-tempered cop Joe (Max Martini), Mike has a run-in with emotionally disturbed lawyer Laura (Emily Mortimer), which sets in motion a chain of devastating misfortunes.