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
Then came the Pirates and grumpy manger Clint Hurdle.
The two looked grumpy, but also very chic slouching about on a ledge.
What gets a grumpy critic to drive 40 miles through rush-hour traffic to a community youth theater on the edge of civilization?
My husband can be very grumpy, and in the past, has had some negative interactions with this family.
But despite that, Twins players were grumpy as all hell about the nerve of a player trying to reach base in a game that was still going.
The various grumpy lowlifes that Jill has to talk to (played by Nelson Franklin, Reeve Carney, and Greta Lee, among others) are dull stock parodies of Hollywood hangers-on.
That being said, don’t be grumpy if you get packed like sardines and shoved around.
This world premiere film from the United Arab Emirates features a quartet of grumpy old men looking for liberation from their retirement home.
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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
GRUMPY Defined for Kids
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