What does cranky mean?

Definitions for crankyˈkræŋ ki

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word cranky.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. crank, cranky, tender, tippy(adj)

    (used of boats) inclined to heel over easily under sail

  2. cranky, fractious, irritable, nettlesome, peevish, peckish, pettish, petulant, scratchy, testy, tetchy, techy(adj)

    easily irritated or annoyed

    "an incorrigibly fractious young man"; "not the least nettlesome of his countrymen"


  1. cranky(Adjective)

    Weak, unwell.

  2. cranky(Adjective)

    Not in good working condition; shaky.

  3. cranky(Adjective)

    Grouchy, irritable; easily upset.

    He got home from a long day at work tired and cranky.

  4. cranky(Adjective)

    Not in perfect mental working order; eccentric, peculiar.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cranky(adj)

    full of spirit; crank

  2. Cranky(adj)

    addicted to crotchets and whims; unreasonable in opinions; crotchety

  3. Cranky(adj)

    unsteady; easy to upset; crank


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cranky in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cranky in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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