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ˈgrʌm pigrumpy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. crabbed, crabby, cross, fussy, grouchy, grumpy, bad-tempered, ill-tempered(adj)

    annoyed and irritable

Wiktionary

  1. grumpy(Adjective)

    Unhappy and/or irritable, a word which is particularly applied to babies and children or adults who are acting childishly.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Grumpy(adj)

    surly; dissatisfied; grouty

    Etymology: [Cf. Grumble, and Grum.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Grumpy

    grum′pi, adj. surly: dissatisfied: melancholic.—adv. Grum′pily. [Grumble.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of grumpy in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of grumpy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of grumpy in a Sentence

  1. South African Open:

    I am really very comfortable in life, in general, I’m having a good time out there. Like Bobby Locke once said, he’s never seen a grumpy good putter. But you see a lot of grumpy bad putters.

  2. But Stratton:

    I kept hearing a lot about John Gotti, all the mob bosses were there at the time because [Rudy] Giuliani was creating a big case against them at that time… In fact, his right-hand guy was there. I remembered they arrested John and he impressed, even in a jumpsuit. He took the time to introduce himself to me, shake my hand and call me Richie… Most mob guys are grumpy. They’re not outgoing or friendly. But John was the opposite. He was always smiling, happy, telling jokes and waving to people. He seemed to be enjoying what was happening to him.

  3. Elizabeth Somer:

    If you're eating bread, reach for the whole wheat over the white, since it also stabilizes blood sugar levels, refined grains found in white bread can send you on a blood sugar roller coaster, leaving you jittery, grumpy and hungry.

  4. Derek Bloomfield:

    He has had the grumpy expression from day one, the vet said he's as healthy as any other puppy. He just looks grumpy because of his underbite, wrinkles and dark complexion.

  5. William Schaffner:

    Some of us in the scientific community here in the US have been a little surprised at the sprightly competitiveness of some of the comments from our colleagues at Oxford. We don't usually see that in public pronouncements, we've been grumpy with our national political leaders about providing inaccurate information, and we should hold scientific leaders to those same standards.

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