Definition of 'trigger-happy'
Example sentences containing 'trigger-happy'
The Sun (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The combination of a packed schedule and trigger-happy owners has made it a month of misery for under-fire bosses.The Sun (2014) The Sun (2008)
Definition of trigger-happy from the Collins English Dictionary
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