What does tetchy mean?

Definitions for tetchyˈtɛtʃ i

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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. tetchy(Adjective)

    Easily annoyed or irritated; peevish, testy or irascible

  2. Origin: 1592, teachie, in ,

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tetchy(adj)

    see Techy

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Tetchy

    Techy, tech′i, adj. touchy, peevish, fretful.—adv. Tetch′ily, in a tetchy or fretful manner.—n. Tetch′iness, the state of being tetchy or fretful. [Touchy.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tetchy in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tetchy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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