Part of speech:
Disagreeably aggressive or forward.
The definition of edgy is having sharp or pointed corners, or being irritable, or being unconventional.
Grossly stupid, dull, or obtuse
Without thought or consideration for others; thoughtless; heedless
Lacking concealing elements.
Barbarous or ignorant
Clear and distinct to the eye; conspicuous:
Unrestrained by a sense of shame; rudely bold.
(Informal) Saucy; impudent; insolent
Robust and uninhibited; lusty:
Not agitated or excited; tranquil
Living without undue worry or concern; calm.
Free from strain or tension.
Reserved; disinclined to familiar approach.
Easily frightened; lacking self-confidence; shy; timorous
Done, given, or said reluctantly:
Not restrained by a sense of shame or propriety; rudely bold; brazen
Often encountered or seen:
Of, relating to, or done in preparation for the future:
Not showing proper respect or manners; insolent; impudent
Audaciously rude or disrespectful; impertinent or impudent.
High-spirited, lively, or cheerful:
Having or showing excessive and arrogant self-confidence; presumptuous.
Energetic or quick in movement:
Marked by casual disrespect; impertinent:
Not cooked, dried, frozen, or spoiled.
Made up of small scraps or snips; fragmentary
(Colloquial) Proud; arrogant; assuming; putting on airs of superiority.
Haughty or presumptuous, especially for one's rank or social standing:
Prompted by wisdom; judicious; sound
Rude and disrespectful
Highly sensitive or nervous and tense
being in a tense state
(Informal) Having the jitters
Characterized by fitful, jerky movements.
Too highly strung; tense
Refusing to move, especially in a forward direction.
(Colloquial) Sexually repressed.
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