Antonyms
Etymology

1. choleric

adjective. ['ˈkɑːlɝɪk'] easily moved to anger.

Antonyms

  • unloving

Etymology

  • cholera (Latin)
  • χολέρα (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Example sentences of the word choleric


1. Adjective
As sulfur burns, medieval physicians considered it a choleric element that would neutralize phlegmatic or melancholic illnesses.

2. choleric

adjective. ['ˈkɑːlɝɪk'] quickly aroused to anger.

Synonyms

  • hot-tempered
  • quick-tempered
  • hotheaded
  • short-tempered
  • irascible

Antonyms

  • calm
  • healthy
  • cold
  • unemotional

Etymology

  • cholera (Latin)
  • χολέρα (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

3. choleric

adjective. ['ˈkɑːlɝɪk'] characterized by anger.

Synonyms

  • irascible

Antonyms

  • pleasant
  • cautious

Etymology

  • cholera (Latin)
  • χολέρα (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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