1. irritability, crossness, fretfulness, fussiness, peevishness, petulance, choler, ill humor, ill humour, distemper

usage: an irritable petulant feeling

2. anger, choler, ire, emotion

usage: a strong emotion; a feeling that is oriented toward some real or supposed grievance

3. yellow bile, choler, liquid body substance, bodily fluid, body fluid, humor, humour

usage: a humor that was once believed to be secreted by the liver and to cause irritability and anger

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