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crotchety

adjective uk   /ˈkrɒtʃ.ɪ.ti/ us    /ˈkrɑː.tʃə.t̬i/ informal
often in a bad mood and easily annoyed: By the time the meal began, the youngest children were getting tired and crotchety.
Translations of “crotchety”
in Spanish áspero, arisco…
in French grincheux…
in German schrullenhaft…
in Chinese (Traditional) 脾氣壞的,愛發脾氣的,易惱怒的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 脾气坏的,爱发脾气的,易恼怒的…
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