irascibility


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The Chivery parents were not ignorant of their son's attachment -- indeed it had, on some exceptional occasions, thrown him into a state of mind that had impelled him to conduct himself with irascibility towards the customers, and damage the business--but they, in their turns, had worked it out to desirable conclusions.
I'll blame nobody,' said the lodger, with such irascibility that in a moment Dick found himself on the staircase, and the locked door between them.
Everybody in the business, they laugh with Elaine and at Elaine because of her irascibility but all of them know she's just incredibly talented.
Lacunar infarcts can cause personality changes, including irascibility, rigidity, and paranoia, as well as short-term memory impairment.
In my case, signs included irascibility, grandiosity, dishonesty, unrealistic expectations and ruling by fear.
The manual also explains that the symptoms disappear at the onset of menstruation, and for it to be regarded as a disorder, it is necessary to display at least 5 symptoms related to it, and one of them has to be among the following - depressive mood, feelings of desperation or self-rejection; clear internal anxiety, tension, a feeling of not being able to take any more; clear emotional lability, in other words, sadness, bursting into tears or manifestations of emotional over-sensitiveness towards rejection by other people; and irascibility or irritability.
Paget, famed as much for her irascibility as her ownership of fivetime Cheltenham Gold Cup winner Golden Miller, is reputed to have lost more than PS100,000 betting in 1948 alone (the equivalent of PS3m today).
The experience of Neville, particularly against his former club, irascibility of Cahill and unpredictability of Drenthe would have added some of the "oomph" Moyes admits was lacking from this team; for a North West derby, this was an unusually tame encounter.
The personality of the prime minister, in fact his irascibility and even arrogance, was a third factor that contributed to the outpouring of public frustration since June 1.
The common feature was an ascending paralysis accompanied by movement difficulties, tremors, blindness, disturbance in hearing, and irascibility in the animals (Hepp 1887; Hunter and Russell 1954).
Ascanio Condivi, an early friend of Michelangelo, who corrected the first edition of Vasari's biography under Michelangelo's direction, gives a sketch of the artist's character, which largely contradicts stories of Michelangelo's irascibility.