What does querulous mean?

Definitions for querulousˈkwɛr ə ləs, ˈkwɛr yə-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fretful, querulous, whiney, whiny(adj)

    habitually complaining

    "a whiny child"


  1. querulous(Adjective)

    Often complaining; suggesting a complaint in expression; fretful, whining.

  2. Origin: Late 15th century: From late Latin querulosus, from Latin querulus, from queri (to complain).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Querulous

    given to quarreling; quarrelsome

  2. Querulous

    apt to find fault; habitually complaining; disposed to murmur; as, a querulous man or people

  3. Querulous

    expressing complaint; fretful; whining; as, a querulous tone of voice

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Querulous

    kwer′ū-lus, adj. complaining: discontented: quarrelsome.—adv. Quer′ulously.—n. Quer′ulousness. [L.,—queri, to complain.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of querulous in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of querulous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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