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grumpy

grump·y

grumpy

 
pronunciation:
gruhm pi
part of speech: adjective
inflections: grumpier, grumpiest
definition: in a bad mood; irritable.
synonyms:
bilious, cantankerous, cranky, cross, dyspeptic, fractious, grouchy, irascible, irritable, peevish, short-tempered
antonyms:
good-humored
similar words:
bad-tempered, brusque, choleric, crotchety, crusty, curt, disagreeable, feisty, moody, ornery, out of sorts, peppery, pettish, petulant, quarrelsome, surly, touchy
derivations: grumpish (adj.), grumpily (adv.), grumpiness (n.)