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 for hothead
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Hot-head \Hot"-head`\, n.
     A violent, passionate person; a hasty or impetuous person;
     as, the rant of a hot-head.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: a belligerent grouch [syn: fire-eater, hothead]
      2: a reckless impetuous irresponsible person [syn: daredevil,
         madcap, hothead, swashbuckler, lunatic, harum-

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  60 Moby Thesaurus words for "hothead":
     Mafioso, Tartar, Young Turk, bear, beast, beldam, berserk,
     berserker, bomber, brute, crank, crosspatch, demon, devil, dragon,
     feist, fiend, fire-eater, firebrand, fury, goon, gorilla,
     grizzly bear, grouch, gunsel, hardnose, hell-raiser, hellcat,
     hellhound, hellion, holy terror, hood, hoodlum, hotspur,
     incendiary, killer, mad dog, madcap, monster, mugger, rapist,
     revolutionary, savage, she-wolf, sorehead, spitfire, termagant,
     terror, terrorist, tiger, tigress, tough, tough guy, ugly customer,
     violent, virago, vixen, wild beast, witch, wolf

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