HyperDic: pettish

English > 1 sense of the word pettish:
ADJECTIVEallpettish, cranky, fractious, irritable, nettlesome, peevish, peckish, petulant, scratchy, testy, tetchy, techyeasily irritated or annoyed
English > pettish: 1 sense > adjective 1
Meaningeasily irritated or annoyed.
Synonymscranky, fractious, irritable, nettlesome, peevish, peckish, petulant, scratchy, testy, tetchy, techy
Broaderill-naturedHaving an irritable and unpleasant disposition
Spanishirritable, malhumorado, quejica
Nounspettishnessa disposition to exhibit uncontrolled anger / anger
Adverbspettishlyin a petulant manner

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