Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Variant of tetchy.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. technical
  • adj. Obsolete form of tetchy.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Peevish; fretful; irritable.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Peevish; fretful; irritable.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. easily irritated or annoyed

Etymologies

tech +‎ -y (Wiktionary)

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