Examples of grumpy in a Sentence
Our neighbor is a grumpy old man.
I was feeling grumpy after my long flight.
Recent Examples of grumpy from the Web
Consider the cheerful grape sun-dried into grumpy raisin: Proof.
So the brilliant, grumpy and irascible priest of old times is gone, and — with him — goes a priceless oral history of the blues and thousands of songs.
Nicklaus looked lumpy and came across as equal parts cocky and grumpy.
The unusually grumpy tone of the statement from Brussels highlighted an enormous gap.
With his brilliantly grumpy roles in The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel and The Band’s Visit, the Lebanese-American actor has been propelled back into the hearts and minds of America.
Today, Starbucks, a company known for making mornings a little bit easier by providing caffeine fixes aplenty, implemented a price increase that's probably not significant enough to ruin customers' days but could give them a grumpier start.
Prince George and Princess Charlotte's beloved babysitter managed to keep all 10 tots dutifully (and adorably) in-line throughout the hour-long ceremony at St. George's Chapel (despite a few grumpy moments and a charmingly chatty Prince George).
While some grumpy Republicans might think their governor strayed too far from their president, Hogan won’t need the grumpies if enough Democrats vote red.
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GRUMPY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of grumpy for English Language Learners
: easily annoyed or angered : having a bad temper or complaining often
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