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Word: crabbed

Definition: sour; bad-tempered; peevish; difficult to read as handwriting


More Vocab Words

::: abstruse - obscure; profound; difficult to understand
::: malleable - (of a metal) capable of being shaped by pounding(beating); pliable; (of someone) impressionable(easily influenced); easily controlled; tractable
::: fictitious - imaginary; non-existent; purposely invented to deceive; untrue; Ex. fictitious name/boyfriend; CF. fictional
::: unrequited - not requited; not reciprocated; Ex. unrequited love
::: vernacular - living language (as compared to the official language); language spoken in a country or region; natural style; Ex. lapse into the vernacular
::: valor - bravery; ADJ. valiant: possessing valor; brave
::: comprise - include; consist of
::: skinflint - miser; stingy person
::: epitaph - inscription in memory of a dead person (as on a tombstone)
::: ascendancy - controlling influence; position of controlling influence; CF. in the ascendant