crotchety Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"crotchety" in British English

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crotchetyadjective

uk   /ˈkrɒtʃ.ɪ.ti/  us   /ˈkrɑː.tʃə.t̬i/ informal
often in a ​badmood and ​easilyannoyed: By the ​time the ​mealbegan, the ​youngestchildren were getting ​tired and crotchety.
(Definition of crotchety from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"crotchety" in American English

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crotchetyadjective

 us   /ˈkrɑtʃ·ɪ·t̬i/
easilyannoyed or angered: After ten ​hours in the ​car, we were all getting crotchety.
(Definition of crotchety from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “crotchety”
in Spanish áspero, arisco…
in Vietnamese xấu nết…
in Malaysian mudah marah…
in Thai อารมณ์เสียง่าย…
in French grincheux…
in German schrullenhaft…
in Chinese (Simplified) 脾气坏的,爱发脾气的,易恼怒的…
in Indonesian pemberang…
in Chinese (Traditional) 脾氣壞的,愛發脾氣的,易惱怒的…
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