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crotchety

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  • adjirritable, often due to old age
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Synonyms for crotchety

adj irritable, often due to old age
  • cantankerous
  • crusty
  • grouchy
  • grumpy
  • ornery
  • awkward
  • bad-tempered
  • bearish
  • contrary
  • crabby
  • cranky
  • cross
  • cross-grained
  • curmudgeonly
  • difficult
  • disagreeable
  • eccentric
  • fractious
  • irritable
  • obstinate
  • obstreperous
  • odd
  • peevish
  • queer
  • surly
  • testy
  • unusual
  • vinegary
  • waspish
  • waspy

Antonyms for crotchety

  • happy
  • nice
  • pleasant
  • cheerful
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to crotchety

cantankerous

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