Part of speech:
Disagreeably aggressive or forward.
The definition of edgy is having sharp or pointed corners, or being irritable, or being unconventional.
Too highly strung; tense
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.
Refusing to move, especially in a forward direction.
(Colloquial) Sexually repressed.
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