from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Characteristic of a curmudgeon; churlish

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Like a curmudgeon; niggardly; churlish.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Like a curmudgeon; avaricious; niggardly; churlish.

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

  • adj. brusque and surly and forbidding


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