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Meaning of CONTRARINESS

Pronunciation:  k'√Ęntrereenus

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a fussy and eccentric disposition
  2. [n]  deliberate unruliness
 

CONTRARINESS is a 12 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: crankiness, crotchetiness, grumpiness, perverseness, perversity
 
 See Also: cussedness, fractiousness, ill nature, orneriness, unruliness, wilfulness, willfulness

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Con"tra*ri*ness\, n.
state or quality of being contrary; opposition;
inconsistency; contrariety; perverseness; obstinacy.

 

 

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