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See definition of grouchiness on Dictionary.com
  • as inirascibility
  • as inirascibleness
  • as inshort fuse
  • as insulkiness
  • as intemper
  • as intetchiness

synonyms for grouchiness

  • acerbity
  • anger
  • annoyance
  • crossness
  • dander
  • excitability
  • fit
  • fretfulness
  • furor
  • fury
  • heat
  • huffiness
  • impatience
  • ire
  • irritability
  • irritation
  • miff
  • outburst
  • passion
  • peevishness
  • petulance
  • pugnacity
  • rage
  • resentment
  • sensitivity
  • snit
  • sourness
  • spleen
  • stew
  • sullenness
  • surliness
  • tantrum
  • tartness
  • tear
  • temperament
  • tetchiness
  • tiff
  • tizzy
  • touchiness
  • wax
  • bad humor
  • cantankerousness
  • hotheadedness
  • ill humor
  • irascibleness
  • low boiling point
  • short fuse
  • slow burn

antonyms for grouchiness

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  • calm
  • calmness
  • contentment
  • control
  • ease
  • enjoyment
  • happiness
  • harmony
  • joy
  • peace
  • pleasure
        • calm
        • calmness
        • contentment
        • happiness
        • peace
        • upset
        • wrath
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        How to use grouchiness in a sentence

        Baseball Joe, for the time being, gave no more attention to Iredells grouchiness.
        BASEBALL JOE, CAPTAIN OF THE TEAMLESTER CHADWICK
        Shambler, not seeming to notice the grouchiness of his companion, passed hurriedly along the dark corridor toward his room.
        FOR THE HONOR OF RANDALLLESTER CHADWICK
        Every speck of his grouchiness had disappeared; his eyes were as shining and his lips as smiling as Frieda's.
        THE RANCH GIRLS' POT OF GOLDMARGARET VANDERCOOK
        Henry has a fit of grouchiness, so he is snappy and growling all the time.
        THROUGH THE SOUTH SEAS WITH JACK LONDONMARTIN JOHNSON
        Jimmy took no part in the discussions, but they attributed this to a touch of grouchiness and gave him time to get over it.
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