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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Perversely irritable.

Usage examples (33)
  • This can be described as crabbed, misbegotten, petty technicality.
  • The "crabbed" data on hourly earnings should be replaced with data on all employees and include all wage/salary/benefit disbursements.
  • In th 'first Sol doth in crabbed Cancer shine.
  • Carnanton, the old-time abode of William Noye, the "crabbed" for more
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