Choleric


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Choleric

(religion, spiritualism, and occult)

Choleric is the traditional name for the personality temperament indicated by an excess of the element fire.

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On hearing this the regimental commander hung his head, silently shrugged his shoulders, and spread out his arms with a choleric gesture.
That he might make his appearance before his mistress in the true style of a cavalier, he borrowed a horse from the farmer with whom he was domiciliated, a choleric old Dutchman of the name of Hans Van Ripper, and, thus gallantly mounted, issued forth like a knight- errant in quest of adventures.
He put me in mind of a choleric fellow, who, after trying in vain to communicated a secret to a deaf man, all at once flies into a passion and screams it out so that every one may hear.
And as his temperament was choleric there were fellows who were actually afraid of him.
Only a second term gambit would make Aisha Alhassan, other-room Aisha, Ibe Kachikwu and lately Oyo-Ita still comfortably sharing the confines and corridors of power with a choleric personality like the president.
Choleric and criminal tendencies will be high among people with Lithium deficiency.
The downside of Trump's choleric diplomacy extends far beyond Tillerson's wounded dignity; his tweets interfered with a diplomatic effort that had actually been working.
The evidence was there that it worked when its dust bag was emptied, but she would follow up all the same, just to make sure, by scrubbing with a carpet brush and a damp cloth, like a choleric old colonel caught up in the age of the machine gun, who still believed in the ultimate power of the bayonet.
very efficacious in all afflictions of the brain, and relieves convulsions, cramps and choleric pains in the bowels'.
If your opponent is of choleric temper, seek to irritate him.
Doctors observed how children suffered stark fluctuations in temperature, but adults fared far worse baring symptoms of gastric fever, typhoid and choleric diarrhoea.
With your choleric man, there is apt to be something wrong in the stomach, joints or blood.