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English definition of “cranky”

cranky

adjective uk   /ˈkræŋ.ki/ us  

cranky adjective (BAD-TEMPERED)

US informal easily annoyed or upset: a cranky baby He's been cranky all day.Bad-tempered

cranky adjective (STRANGE)

informal strange and unusual: She's a member of a group that promotes cranky ideas about food and exercise.Stupid and sillyOf unsound mind
(Definition of cranky from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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