Synonyms of hot-tempered in English:

hot-tempered


See definition of hot-tempered

adjective

1‘he is arrogant, hot-tempered, and capable of violence’

SYNONYMS

irascible, quick-tempered, short-tempered, irritable, fiery, impatient, huffy, brusque, ill-tempered, bad-tempered, ill-natured, ill-humoured, touchy, volatile, testy, tetchy, fractious, snarling, waspish, prickly, crusty, peppery, bilious, liverish, dyspeptic, splenetic, choleric

informal snappish, snappy, chippy, on a short fuse

British informal narky, ratty, eggy, like a bear with a sore head

North American informal peckish, soreheaded

NZ Australian informal snaky

dated, informal miffy

ANTONYMS

easy-going