Cantankerous synonyms and antonyms

kăn-tăng'kər-əs

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The definition of cranky is someone grumpy, ill-tempered and irritable, or a machine that doesn't work well, or something eccentric or strange.
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In a bad-tempered or sulky mood; grumpy
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Easily exasperated or excited.
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(Law) Willfully disobedient to the summons or orders of a court.
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Given to quarreling; contentious.
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Having a bad temper; irritable.
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Characterized by or resulting from anger.
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Free from worry, anxiety, trouble, or pain:
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Irritable; touchy; peevish
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Critical is defined as someone who tends to make judgments and find fault with others.
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(Slang) Hard to cope with; difficult or troublesome:
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Having or showing a bad temper
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Provoking or likely to provoke controversy
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Opposed; contradictory; inconsistent.
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Unable to relax; fidgety or restless
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Having the nature of or resulting from malice; deliberately harmful; spiteful:
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(Humorous, southern US) Mischievous, prankish, teasing, disagreeable but in a good way.
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(Obsolete) Arrogant; domineering.
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Alternative spelling of bad-tempered.
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(Archaic) Causing harm; unfavorable
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Surly and peevish; cranky.
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The definition of nasty is something that is very dirty, unpleasant or offensive.
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Alternative spelling of good-natured.
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Cheerful; willing:
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Difficult to understand; complicated.
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Determined to have one's own way; stubbornly and often recklessly willful.
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Bad-tempered and morose; peevish:
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(Informal) Rapid and without delay.
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Ill-natured; crossgrained; quarrelsome.
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Exhibiting courtesy and politeness:
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Contrary; fractious.
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Bad-tempered; snappish
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Crabbed; difficult, or perplexing.
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Having or showing a bad temper
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Capriciously stubborn or eccentric; perverse.
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Having a liver disorder; bilious.
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Unreasonably determined to have one's own way; not yielding to reason or plea; stubborn; dogged; mulish
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Having or showing a quick temper or irascible nature
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The definition of pleasant is someone or something that is agreeable, enjoyable or likable.
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Bloodthirsty; cruel
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Having a poor condition.
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Likely to snap or bite, as a dog.
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Find another word for cantankerous. In this page you can discover 54 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for cantankerous, like: cranky, grouchy, disagreeable, irritable, contumacious, quarrelsome, ill-tempered, irascible, easy, testy and critical.