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English definition of “waspish”


adjective     /ˈwɒs.pɪʃ/ US  /ˈwɑː.spɪʃ/ disapproving
likely to make sharp , slightly cruel remarks ; having a slightly angry and unpleasant manner : She had a waspish tongue which could hurt .Unkind, cruel and unfeelingViolent or aggressiveTreating people or animals badlyInsults and abuse
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