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Word: crabbed

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

More Vocab Words

::: inevitable - unavoidable
::: magniloquent - boastful; pompous
::: dissemble - disguise; hide the real nature of; pretend
::: virtue - goodness; moral excellence; good quality; advantage; Ex. by virtue of; Ex. make a virtue of necessity
::: cavalier - casual and offhand; arrogant; N: knight
::: betoken - signify; indicate; be a sign of
::: confide - tell in confidence (to a person one trusts); be confident about
::: contention - assertion; claim; thesis; struggling; competition
::: pertinacious - holding tenaciously to an action; stubborn; persistent
::: onomatopoeia - words formed in imitation of natural sounds