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Word: crabbed

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


More Vocab Words

::: mercurial - capricious; quick and changing; fickle; containing the element mercury; Ex. mercurial temper; CF. mood
::: mercenary - motivated solely by money or gain; N.
::: lineaments - features especially of the face; distinctive shape or contour of the face; CF. line
::: quicksilver - mercury
::: pinnacle - peak; highest point; acme; Ex. pinnacle of fame
::: terminal - part that forms the end; railroad or bus station; ADJ. forming an end; ending in death; fatal; Ex. terminal cancer
::: missive - letter; written statement; CF. sent
::: physiognomy - face (as showing the character and the mind); art of judging human character from facial features
::: frolicsome - prankish; gay; playful; merry; frisky
::: tawny - brownish yellow