Definition of Crabbiness

1. Noun. A disposition to be ill-tempered.

Exact synonyms: Crabbedness, Crossness
Generic synonyms: Ill Nature
Derivative terms: Crabbed, Crabby, Cross



Definition of Crabbiness

1. Noun. The state of being crabby ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Crabbiness

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crab spiders
crab yaws
crabapple
crabapple jelly
crabapples
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crabbedness
crabbednesses
crabber
crabbers
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crabbiness (current term)
crabbing
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crabfaced

Literary usage of Crabbiness

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1. Annual Report of the Wisconsin State Horticultural Society by Wisconsin State Horticultural Society (1892)
"Where did it get its crabbiness ? It came from the severity of the climate. They did not have severe climate in the early days, and they had good fruit. ..."

2. Annual Report of the Wisconsin State Horticultural Society by Wisconsin State Horticultural Society (1893)
"If there are elements in our soil that can concert the acrid taste of the crab to the sub-acrid nature, why can we not convert -the crabbiness out of the ..."

3. Awake, Christian Scientists! by Mrs. Alice M. Caporn (1921)
"The writer hopes that it is not a symptom of crabbiness, or lack of appreciation of a good joke, but she confesses that she could not feel amused; ..."

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