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Record 1 1987-11-13

English

Subject field(s)
  • Translation (General)
  • General Vocabulary
DEF

A tendency to become angry quickly : a quick temper.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Traduction (Généralités)
  • Vocabulaire général
DEF

Prompt à s'irriter, à s'emporter.

CONT

C'est une soupe au lait, il est soupe au lait, il est irascible.

Spanish

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