Definition of Iracund

1. a. Irascible; choleric.



Definition of Iracund

1. Adjective. (rare) Angry; irritable; passionate; irascible; choleric. ¹

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Definition of Iracund

1. easily angered [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Iracund

ipsedixitism
ipseity
ipselateral
ipsi-
ipsilateral
ipsilateral reflex
ipsilaterally
ipsissimosity
ipso facto
ipus
iquiqueite
ir-
ira
irable
iracund (current term)
irade
irades
iranian
iranite
iraqite
irarsite
irascibilities
irascibility
irascible
irascibleness
irasciblenesses
irascibly
irate
irately

Literary usage of Iracund

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1. History of Friedrich II of Prussia, Called Frederick the Great by Thomas Carlyle (1858)
"Dryasdust knows only that these Preussen were a strong-boned, iracund herdsman-and- fisher people; highly averse to be interfered with, in their religion ..."

2. History of Friedrich II of Prussia: Called Frederick the Great by Thomas Carlyle, Henry Duff Traill (1897)
"... only that these Preussen were a strong-boned, iracund herdsman-and-fisher people; highly averse to be interfered with, in their religion especially. ..."

3. History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Called Frederick the Great by Thomas Carlyle (1858)
"Dryasdust knows only that these Preussen were a strong-boned, iracund herdsman-and-fisher people; highly averse to be interfered with, in their religion ..."

4. The Works of Thomas Carlyle by Thomas Carlyle, Henry Duff Traill (1897)
"(997 knows only that these Preussen were a strong-boned, iracund herdsman-and-fisher people ; highly averse to be interfered with, in their religion ..."

5. The Works of Thomas Carlyle: (complete). by Thomas Carlyle (1897)
"... iracund herdsman-and-fisher people; highly averse to be interfered with, in their religion especially. Famous otherwise, through all the centuries, ..."

6. Carlyles' Works by Thomas Carlyle (1884)
"Dryasdust knows only that these Preussen were a strong-boned, iracund herdsman-and-fisher people; highly averse to be interfered with, in their religion ..."

7. History of Friedrich II of Prussia, Called Frederick the Great by Thomas Carlyle (1858)
"Dryasdust knows only that these Preussen were a strong-boned, iracund herdsman-and- fisher people; highly averse to be interfered with, in their religion ..."

8. History of Friedrich II of Prussia: Called Frederick the Great by Thomas Carlyle, Henry Duff Traill (1897)
"... only that these Preussen were a strong-boned, iracund herdsman-and-fisher people; highly averse to be interfered with, in their religion especially. ..."

9. History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Called Frederick the Great by Thomas Carlyle (1858)
"Dryasdust knows only that these Preussen were a strong-boned, iracund herdsman-and-fisher people; highly averse to be interfered with, in their religion ..."

10. The Works of Thomas Carlyle by Thomas Carlyle, Henry Duff Traill (1897)
"(997 knows only that these Preussen were a strong-boned, iracund herdsman-and-fisher people ; highly averse to be interfered with, in their religion ..."

11. The Works of Thomas Carlyle: (complete). by Thomas Carlyle (1897)
"... iracund herdsman-and-fisher people; highly averse to be interfered with, in their religion especially. Famous otherwise, through all the centuries, ..."

12. Carlyles' Works by Thomas Carlyle (1884)
"Dryasdust knows only that these Preussen were a strong-boned, iracund herdsman-and-fisher people; highly averse to be interfered with, in their religion ..."

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