Definition of out of temper in English:

out of temper


  • In an irritable mood.

    ‘on waking each day she had been out of temper’
    • ‘He was out of temper; and he looked up with an angry scowl.’
    • ‘It was not that he was out of temper with Simon.’
    • ‘A lifelong friend has never known him to be out of temper or speak ill words of others.’