ill-temperedly
adverb see ill-tempered

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • ill-temperedly — adverb see ill tempered * * * ill temˈperedly adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑ill …   Useful english dictionary

  • ill-temperedly — See ill tempered. * * * …   Universalium

  • ill-temperedly — irritably, in an angry manner, irascibly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ill temper — ill tempered, adj. ill temperedly, adv. ill temperedness, n. bad or irritable disposition. [1595 1605] * * * …   Universalium

  • ill-tempered — adjective Date: 1601 ill natured, quarrelsome • ill temperedly adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ill-tempered — /ˈɪl tɛmpəd/ (say il tempuhd) adjective irritable; morose; bad tempered. –ill temperedly, adverb –ill temperedness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • ill-tempered — adjective irritable or morose. Derivatives ill temperedly adverb …   English new terms dictionary

  • angrily — (adv.) mid 14c., resentful, in anger; ill temperedly, from ANGRY (Cf. angry) + LY (Cf. ly) (2) …   Etymology dictionary

  • sourly — adv. in a sour manner, ill temperedly, crossly, sullenly, nastily …   English contemporary dictionary

  • grouch — informal ► NOUN 1) a habitually grumpy person. 2) a complaint or grumble. ► VERB ▪ complain ill temperedly; grumble. ORIGIN from Old French grouchier to grumble, murmur …   English terms dictionary

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