Definitions for crabbyˈkræb i

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

crab•byˈkræb i(adj.)-bi•er, -bi•est.

  1. ill-tempered; peevish; grouchy.

    Category: Informal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. crabbed, crabby, cross, fussy, grouchy, grumpy, bad-tempered, ill-tempered(adj)

    annoyed and irritable


  1. crabby(Adjective)

    visibly irritated or annoyed; grouchy, irritable, in a foul mood; given to complaining or finding fault.

  2. crabby(Adjective)

    crabbed; difficult, or perplexing.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Crabby(adj)

    crabbed; difficult, or perplexing

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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


bad-tempered; complaining

a crabby old man.

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