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 (ĭ-răs′ə-bəl, ī-răs′-)
1. Prone to outbursts of temper; easily angered.
2. Characterized by or resulting from anger.

[Middle English, from Old French, from Late Latin īrāscibilis, from Latin īrāscī, to be angry, from īra, anger; see eis- in Indo-European roots.]

i·ras′ci·bil′i·ty, i·ras′ci·ble·ness n.
i·ras′ci·bly adv.
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[ɪˈræsɪblɪ] ADV he said irasciblydijo colérico
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(iˈrӕsibl) adjective
irritable; easily made angry.
iˈrascibly adverb
iˌrasciˈbility noun
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At this interesting point, the little judge interposed most irascibly; and the effect of the interposition was, that both the worthy lady and Mrs.
'I know that, fool, do I not?' said Ralph, irascibly. 'Has he been here since?
Main characters include an intellectual, African-American vinyl enthusiast with a speech impediment; his tough-as-nails cab driver older brother; the aging hippie store owner, and the irascibly practical store employee Veronica.
Baroness Orczy, most known today for having written The Scarlet Pimpernel, began a series of mystery stories in 1901 featuring an unnamed armchair detective who irascibly deduces the solutions to difficult crimes in a London tea shop.
As can be seen in the examples above, many of these glossing phrases project meaningful information that contributes to the portrayal of Ralph Nickleby; other glossing phrases found with say are carelessly, drily, in his harshest accents, irascibly, looking sharply at them by turns, looking fearfully round, menacing him, roughly enough, scowling round, tartly, testily or with great testiness, among others.
During the campaign he defended his promiscuity by irascibly blurting out on national TV, What do you want me to do with my thing, just rub it against a pillow?
Irascibly and only semi-officially, he had briefly fought in South Africa before being sent home.
Only to sell them, I thought irascibly, but didn't pursue the obvious inconsistency.