Ill-tempered - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 02/11/2021

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Ill-tempered.

6 letter answer(s) to ill-tempered

CRANKY
  1. Moody
  2. easily irritated or annoyed; "an incorrigibly fractious young man"; "not the least nettlesome of his countrymen"
  3. (used of boats) inclined to heel over easily under sail
GRUMPY
  1. annoyed and irritable
  2. more grumpy
ORNERY
  1. having a difficult and contrary disposition; "a cantankerous and venomous-tongued old lady"- Dorothy Sayers
SHIRTY
  1. (British informal) ill-tempered or annoyed

4 letter answer(s) to ill-tempered

MEAN
  1. denote or connote; "`maison' means `house' in French"; "An example sentence would show what this word means"
  2. characterized by malice; "a hateful thing to do"; "in a mean mood"
  3. mean or intend to express or convey; "You never understand what I mean!"; "what do his words intend?"
  4. having or showing an ignoble lack of honor or morality;
  5. have as a logical consequence; "The water shortage means that we have to stop taking long showers"
  6. approximating the statistical norm or average or expected value; "the average income in New England is below that of the nation"; "of average height for his age"; "the mean annual rainfall"
  7. have a specified degree of importance; "My ex-husband means nothing to me"; "Happiness means everything"
  8. marked by poverty befitting a beggar; "a beggarly existence in the slums"; "a mean hut"
  9. excellent; "famous for a mean backhand"
  10. Miserly
  11. an average of n numbers computed by add

5 letter answer(s) to ill-tempered

NASTY
  1. characterized by obscenity;
  2. exasperatingly difficult to handle or circumvent;
  3. offensive or even (of persons) malicious;
  4. disgustingly dirty; filled or smeared with offensive matter;
SURLY
  1. inclined to anger or bad feelings with overtones of menace; "a surly waiter"; "an ugly frame of mind"
  2. Rude
TESTY
  1. easily irritated or annoyed; "an incorrigibly fractious young man"; "not the least nettlesome of his countrymen"

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