Anger related

choleric
(adj)
CO-lǝr-ic
Meaning

hot-tempered; habitually angry

1st Sample Sentence

He is by nature a choleric man, and yet, when he is not angry, he is very kind and generous.

Root

khole (gall, bile) (Greek)

Synonyms

cantankerous, choleric

Antonyms

affable, amiable, personable

Mnemonics

choleric=co+lyric. when cosingers are not following the lyric properly. composer gets anger (hot tempered) cholera is a disease. When you are sick you get irritated and bad-tempered, you are choleric. So choleric

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