Definitions for crankyˈkræŋ ki
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crank, cranky, tender, tippy(adj)
(used of boats) inclined to heel over easily under sail
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"
Not in good working condition; shaky.
Grouchy, irritable; easily upset.
He got home from a long day at work tired and cranky.
Not in perfect mental working order; eccentric, peculiar.
full of spirit; crank
addicted to crotchets and whims; unreasonable in opinions; crotchety
unsteady; easy to upset; crank
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I would try and put their behaviors into words like saying, 'I see that you've been more cranky lately or more upset, I'm wondering if something's going on, if you feel upset about something,'.
Staying physically in shape helps with mental capacity and allows me to make better decisions, if I wasn’t taking care of my physical health, I’d be slower, I’d need more caffeine, and I’d be more cranky toward employees or teammates. Who cares if our business is thriving if we’re 300 pounds overweight or we have a heart attack at 35?
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- ексцентричен, капризен, разклатен, нестабиленBulgarian
- gereizt, launischGerman
- genio, mañoso, mal, irritableSpanish
- ärtyisä, äreä, outo, originelli, vinksahtanut, erikoinenFinnish
- driftig, opvliegendDutch
- ćùdljiv, hiròvitSerbo-Croatian
- tokig, knäpp, excentriskSwedish
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