Word of the Day: Irascible

irascible i-ras-ci-ble / ĭ-răs-ə-bəl, ī-răs-ə-bəl adjective 1. easily angered, irritable The most irascible person is most likely to become apathetic in dangerous situations. Franz Grillparzer, 1791 – 1872 2. characterized by anger He who gets the better of an irascible temperament conquers his worst enemy. Publilius Syrus, c. 85 BC – 43 BC