Crabby - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈkræbi|  American pronunciation of the word crabby
Brit.  |ˈkrabi|  British pronunciation of the word crabby

adjective

- annoyed and irritable (syn: bad-tempered, crabbed, cross, fussy, grouchy, grumpy, ill-tempered)

Examples

She gets crabby if she doesn't get enough sleep.

...a crabby old dog who snapped at passersby...

You're a bit crabby this morning.

Word forms

adjective
comparative: crabbier
superlative: crabbiest
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