from The Century Dictionary.

  • Affected with canker; as, a cankered tree.
  • Ill-natured; cross; crabbed; venomous; malignant; wicked.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Affected with canker.
  • adjective Affected mentally or morally as with canker; sore, envenomed; malignant; fretful; ill-natured.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of canker.


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