sple·net·ic /splɪˈnɛtɪk, ||ˈsplɛnə(ˌ)tɪk/
Splen·e·tic a. Affected with spleen; malicious; spiteful; peevish; fretful. “Splenetic guffaw.”
You humor me when I am sick;
Why not when I am splenetic? --Pope.
Syn: -- Morese; gloomy; sullen; peevish; fretful.
Splen·e·tic, n. A person affected with spleen.
adj 1: of or relating to the spleen [syn: splenic, lienal]
2: very irritable; "bristly exchanges between the White House
and the press"; "he became prickly and spiteful"; "witty
and waspish about his colleagues" [syn: bristly, prickly,