He was not successful, and in a splenetic mood he flung himself at full length upon a bank of wet grass.
Which speaks of an intemperance in the splenetic parenchyma; that is to say, the spleen.
A splenetic letter from Gov. Vance indicates trouble in that quarter.
It is in vain to combat the prejudice of splenetic aversion.
He had not Dickens's buoyant temper and love of company, nor did he indulge in the splenetic outbursts of Carlyle.
For those are my sentiments in that splenetic humour, which governs me at present.
Goldoni was a good fellow at bottom, but splenetic, and a miserable writer.
No, I was not splenetic; you see what plunges the Court has been at to set all right again.
I can't be merry so near any splenetic talk; so I made that long line, and now all's well again.
Many of his correspondents will be anonymous, and too many of them splenetic.