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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CROSSNESS

I'm not used to be cross, and my own crossness is much harder to bear than theirs.

Might there not have been another reason for the crossness, supposing it to have existed?

Then you are come to ask pardon for all your crossness, your savagery of this morning?

There's been no nerve frettin' nor crossness since the mistress was called—not once.

And I must say that Lucy's crossness not to take them along with them in the chaise is worse than all.

The lady's manner was a happy mixture of frigidity and crossness.

"The demon of crossness seems to have haunted you this morning," said Margery.

Hal forgot his crossness in a minute; he felt so proud and honoured.

I was afraid I had made him angry; yet it wasn't a look of crossness.

At first he had growled with crossness, but now he began to whine from frightenness.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.