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Word: crabbed

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


More Vocab Words

::: breed - produce young; rear; bring up; produce (an undesirable condition); N: kind or sort of animal or plant
::: elaborate - work out carefully; add more detail or information; ADJ.
::: invidious - designed to create ill will or envy; tending to rouse ill will or envy; Ex. invidious comparison
::: drudgery - hard unpleasant work; menial work
::: ancestry - family descent; ADJ. ancestral
::: apocryphal - (of a story) widely believed but untrue
::: inebriate - make drunk; intoxicate; N. intoxicated person
::: largess - generous gift (given to people who do not have enough)
::: environ - enclose; surround; N. environs: surrounding area (as of a city)
::: fancied - imagined; unreal