Examples of grouchy in a Sentence
I get grouchy when I'm tired.
a lack of sleep would make anyone grouchy
Recent Examples of grouchy from the Web
And not Asia, who plays Beyoncé as mean and grouchy.
Yost is short and grouchy during win streaks, and has trained himself to be patient and smile through losing streaks.
When Spots is nowhere to be found, Atari is aided in his seemingly hopeless mission by the aforementioned friendly foursome, and also, reluctantly, by a grouchy stray named Chief (Bryan Cranston), who opposes domestication of any kind.
Although March has been coming in like a grouchy lion, at least one gentle lamb — not to mention a host of other baby animals — will visit New York this weekend.
Harold and Burt are both grouchy, but have different outlooks on life.
Neither side won enough seats for a majority government, so the decision about the country's future came down to the grouchy, anti-immigration leader of the New Zealand First Party, Winston Peters.
Déjà's now staying in some kind of group home, and her foster dad is grouchy and terrifying.
This drinking pattern is now quite established and there are certain consequences -- your interrupted sleep, his interrupted sleep and his grouchy hangovers in the morning.
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GROUCHY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of grouchy for English Language Learners
: tending to complain about things : having a bad temper
GROUCHY Defined for Kids
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