Definitions for crotchetyˈkrɒtʃ ɪ ti
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cantankerous, crotchety, ornery(adj)
having a difficult and contrary disposition
"a cantankerous and venomous-tongued old lady"- Dorothy Sayers
Cranky, disagreeable, or stubborn, especially if prone to odd whims or fancies.
Origin: From crotchet + -y, using crotchet in the 16th century sense of a whim or a fancy
given to crotchets; subject to whims; as, a crotchety man
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