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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Irritable and looking for trouble.

Usage examples (37)
  • I put up with a great deal to pacify the touchy tribe of poets.
  • BENNETT: It is an interesting thing about Huckabee, what you called touchy feely.
  • This has never happened to me in touchy Chiapas or Oaxaca or even very touchy Mexico City.
  • Whip spiders, considered by many to be creepy-crawly, are giving new meaning to the term touchy-feely. for more
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