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English definition of “stroppy”


adjective   /ˈstrɒp.i/ US  /ˈstrɑː.pi/ UK informal
angry and unpleasant or rude to other people: a stroppy teenager It's no use getting stroppy - I said no and I meant it!Bad-tempered stroppily     /ˈstrɒp.ɪ.li/ US  /ˈstrɑː.pɪ-/ adverb stroppiness     /-nəs/ noun [U]
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