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I should probably tell you the name of this situationally cranky man.
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If you find a cranky spot, add pressure, but don’t go overboard—too much force can cause the muscle to contract.
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Philip had grown cranky by the press frenzy surrounding the romance.
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Without good-quality sleep, those critical activities don’t take place, and as a consequence, we don’t just feel tired and cranky, but the processes that lead to certain diseases may even get seeded.
‘A RINSING OF THE BRAIN.’ NEW RESEARCH SHOWS HOW SLEEP COULD WARD OFF ALZHEIMER'S DISEASEALICE PARKAUGUST 6, 2020TIME
I fancy he finds it rather dull with only a cranky old man and a half-crazy woman for associates.
THE CROMPTONSMARY J. HOLMES
Who Howard was, or the cranky old man and half-crazy woman, Eloise had no idea, nor did she give them a thought.
THE CROMPTONSMARY J. HOLMES
True, the equipment was old and cranky, much of it haywired together, much of it invented from scratch.
SECURITYPOUL WILLIAM ANDERSON
The gum king of the Moosehead region is a rather cranky old chap, who has been at the business ever since he was a youth.
MOTOR MATT'S PERIL, OR, CAST AWAY IN THE BAHAMASSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
They have to study and take care of cranky sick folks for three whole years before they can wear those white clothes.
DOROTHYEVELYN RAYMOND
Ought to be a bit careful of that cranky chest of yours in this confounded weather.
THE HISTORY OF SIR RICHARD CALMADYLUCAS MALET
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