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cantankerous

adjective uk   /ˌkænˈtæŋ.kər.əs/ us    /-kɚ-/
arguing and complaining a lot: He's getting a bit cantankerous in his old age.
Translations of “cantankerous”
in Spanish de mal genio, cascarrabias…
in French revêche…
in German zänkisch…
in Chinese (Traditional) 愛爭吵且抱怨不休的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 爱争吵且抱怨不休的…
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