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surly

adjective  us   /ˈsɜr·li/
not wanting to please you or to be friendly: The clerks in this post office are sullen, surly, and inefficient.
Translations of “surly”
in Vietnamese cáu kỉnh, gắt gỏng…
in Spanish de carácter agrio, hosco, malhumorado…
in Thai บูดบึ้ง…
in Malaysian perengus…
in French bourru…
in German verdrießlich…
in Chinese (Traditional) 脾氣壞的, 不友好的,粗魯無禮的…
in Indonesian pemarah…
in Russian угрюмый…
in Turkish asık suratlı, somurtkan, huysuz…
in Chinese (Simplified) 脾气坏的, 不友好的,粗鲁无礼的…
in Polish opryskliwy…
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