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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The quality of being surly.

Usage examples (34)
  • Down underneath his crustiness was a deep love for his son and a strong faith in him.
  • Mr. Forbes spoke decidedly and with a little of his old crustiness.
  • But she saw something different, underneath the thorns and crustiness.
  • He looked like a basketball coach and managed his employees with the same sort of affable crustiness. for more
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