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cantankerous

adjective  us   /kænˈtæŋ·kə·rəs/
annoyed and tending to argue and complain: By dinner, we were all tired and cantankerous.
Translations of “cantankerous”
in Vietnamese hay gắt gỏng…
in Spanish de mal genio, cascarrabias…
in Thai ขี้หงุดหงิด…
in Malaysian perengus…
in French revêche…
in German zänkisch…
in Chinese (Traditional) 愛爭吵且抱怨不休的…
in Indonesian rewel…
in Chinese (Simplified) 爱争吵且抱怨不休的…
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