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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Feeling easily irritated.

Usage examples (34)
  • A simple display of name-calling tetchiness is one thing, but your fear she will not return your DVD suggests you may have gone a tad further than that.
  • "I've not been idle, my Lord, " he said with a touch of tetchiness.
  • Excellent analysis, displaying your usual tetchiness and unsparing scrutiny…
  • Among those involved with the film, all this has led to an evident tetchiness. for more
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