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synonyms for crossly

  • bitterly
  • fiercely
  • furiously
  • heatedly
  • hotly
  • indignantly
  • madly
  • savagely
  • sharply
  • violently
  • crisply
  • in anger
  • infuriatedly
  • irately
  • irritably
  • tempestuously
  • testily
  • wildly

antonyms for crossly

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  • gently
  • mildly
  • quietly
  • calmly
  • softly
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How to use crossly in a sentence

"Well, I hope you'll manage to spare her an hour or two now that she's here," Minetta said a little crossly.
MUSHROOM TOWNOLIVER ONIONS
Then the billy goat sauntered up and looked over, and after that he eyed his wife a little crossly.
THE OLIVE FAIRY BOOKVARIOUS
“He and Peggy are about as unlike as two people ever were in this world,” she added crossly.
THE CAMP FIRE GIRLS AT THE END OF THE TRAILMARGARET VANDERCOOK
Janet told herself crossly that it was almost as if Mrs. Crofton had the evil eye, as far as animals were concerned!
WHAT TIMMY DIDMARIE ADELAIDE BELLOC LOWNDES
"He wouldn't run away with you if you wanted to," said Alice crossly, and could have bitten out her tongue for the speech.
A SON OF PERDITIONFERGUS HUME
"I find it quite impossible to understand you, when you are in these heartless moods," said her aunt crossly.
THE MAKING OF A PRIGEVELYN SHARP
"You're the third man that's asked me that to-day," snapped Emma McChesney, somewhat crossly.
ROAST BEEF, MEDIUMEDNA FERBER
"You can't climb when you're shiverin' that way," Harky said crossly.
THE DUCK-FOOTED HOUNDJAMES ARTHUR KJELGAARD
"You girls like to be bullied," the young man muttered crossly.
PATTY'S PERVERSITIESARLO BATES
"I don't see where the fun comes in," he returned, rather crossly.
PATTY'S PERVERSITIESARLO BATES
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WORDS RELATED TO CROSSLY

  • bitterly
  • crisply
  • crossly
  • fiercely
  • furiously
  • heatedly
  • hotly
  • in anger
  • indignantly
  • infuriatedly
  • irately
  • irritably
  • madly
  • savagely
  • sharply
  • tempestuously
  • testily
  • violently
  • wildly
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.