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fractious

adjective uk   /ˈfræk.ʃəs/ us  
easily upset or annoyed, and often complaining: a fractious child
fractiousness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us  
Translations of “fractious”
in Spanish malhumorado, revoltoso, rebelde…
in Chinese (Traditional) 易煩躁的, 易怒的, 暴躁的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 易烦躁的, 易怒的, 暴躁的…
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