Ill-tempered - Crossword Clue

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

CRANKY
MEAN
NASTY
ORNERY
SHIRTY
SURLY
TESTY
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CRANKY
  1. easily irritated or annoyed; "an incorrigibly fractious young man"; "not the least nettlesome of his countrymen"
  2. (used of boats) inclined to heel over easily under sail
MEAN
  1. (used of persons or behavior) characterized by or indicative of lack of generosity; "a mean person"; "he left a miserly tip"
  2. characterized by malice; "a hateful thing to do"; "in a mean mood"
  3. having or showing an ignoble lack of honor or morality;
  4. 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"
  5. marked by poverty befitting a beggar; "a beggarly existence in the slums"; "a mean hut"
  6. excellent; "famous for a mean backhand"
  7. Miserly
  8. an average of n numbers computed by adding some function of the numbers and dividing by some function of n
  9. have in mind as a purpose; "I mean no harm"; "I only meant to help you"; "She didn't think to harm me"; "We thought to return early that night"
  10. destine or designate for a certain purpose; "These flowers were meant for you"
NASTY
  1. disgustingly dirty; filled or smeared with offensive matter;
  2. characterized by obscenity;
  3. exasperatingly difficult to handle or circumvent;
  4. offensive or even (of persons) malicious;
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
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"
Ill-tempered Clue Last Updated: 26/10/2019 9:00am

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