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grumpy

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adjective, \ˈgrəm-pē\

Simple Definition of grumpy

  • : easily annoyed or angered : having a bad temper or complaining often

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of grumpy

grumpiergrumpiest

  1. :  moodily cross :  surly

grumpily play \-pə-lē\ adverb
grumpiness play \-pē-nəs\ noun

Examples of grumpy in a sentence

  1. Our neighbor is a grumpy old man.

  2. I was feeling grumpy after my long flight.



1778

First Known Use of grumpy

1778

Rhymes with grumpy


GRUMPY Defined for Kids

grumpy

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adjective \ˈgrəm-pē\

Definition of grumpy for Students

grumpiergrumpiest

grumpily \-pə-lē\ adverb
grumpiness noun




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