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Word: crabbed

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


More Vocab Words

::: duplicity - double-dealing; hypocrisy; being dishonest and deceitful; ADJ. duplicitous
::: grandeur - impressiveness; stateliness; majesty
::: ribald - marked by vulgar lewd humor; wanton; profane; N. ribaldry: ribald language or joke
::: grievance - cause of complaint; complaint
::: parched - extremely dry; very thirsty; V. parch: make or become extremely dry (by exposure to heat)
::: maniacal - raging mad; insane; N. maniac: insane person; CF. mania: disorder of the mind; intense enthusiasm
::: pensive - dreamily or deeply thoughtful; sadly thoughtful; thoughtful with a hint of sadness; contemplative; CF. think over
::: disparate - basically different; impossible to compare; unrelated
::: scuttle - sink (a ship) by cutting holes in the hull; scrap; discard; N: small hatch in a ship's deck or hull
::: rickety - (of buildings) likely to break or fall apart; of rickets; CF. rickets; CF. vitamin D