Definition of crabby:
Synonyms for crabby:
snippy, snappish, finical, cross, choleric, perverse, prickly, fussy, waspish, temperamental, transversal, complaining, grumpy, querulous, irritable, ratty, picky, thwartwise, crotchety, irritable, nasty, out of sorts, testy, pettish, sensitive, short-tempered, finicky, busy, ugly, hot-tempered, transverse, ill-natured, querulous, peevish, touchy, fractious, crabbed, particular, ill-tempered, disagreeable, attitude, snarky, quick-tempered, fiery, raspy, cranky, snappy, snippety, stuffy, bad-tempered, grouchy.
sullen (part of speech: adjective)
- "A Fluttered Dovecote", George Manville Fenn.
Money was already appearing from deep pockets when the crabby little lawyer, as if it gave him pain to volunteer information, wrenched from himself the fact that before any money could be paid in some one must be appointed to receive it.- "Get-Rich-Quick Wallingford", George Randolph Chester.