(--- Chiefly Southern US) Rude:
Easily offended; oversensitive; irritable
Irritable; touchy; peevish
Barbarous or ignorant
The definition of haughty is an arrogant person.
The definition of grumpy is irritable or grouchy.
Feeling or looking gloomy, sullen, or morose
Having, resembling, or being a crust:
Cross and complaining; peevish; ill-tempered
Mean; malicious; ill-humored
The definition of moody is someone who experiences wild shifts in emotions, often from happy to sad or nice to mean quickly or without reason.
Very sad or dejected; hopeless; melancholy
Cross, bad-tempered, peevish, morose, etc.
The definition of gruff is something harsh sounding, or someone who is abrupt and short-tempered.
Lying or passing crosswise; intersecting:
Tending toward or characterized by cruelty or violence:
Not steep or sudden; gradual:
Giving or affording pleasure or enjoyment; agreeable:
Being especially well-adapted; felicitous:
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