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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of timber; Difficult to deal with.

Usage examples (31)
  • You must forgive me if I'm cross-grained to-night.
  • Once was the Dominie chased by a cross-grained cow.
  • But my money shall be less cross-grained than myself.
  • She'd come out ahead of the cross-grained old wizzard, for more
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