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peevish

adjective uk   /ˈpiː.vɪʃ/ us  
peevishly
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
"I thought you might have helped," she replied peevishly.
Translations of “peevish”
in Spanish malhumorado…
in French grincheux…
in German verdrießlich…
in Chinese (Traditional) 易怒的,脾氣壞的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 易怒的,脾气坏的…
(Definition of peevish from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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