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Meaning of ORNERY

Pronunciation:  'owrnuree

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[adj]  having a difficult and contrary disposition; "a cantankerous and venomous-tongued old lady"- Dorothy Sayers

ORNERY is a 6 letter word that starts with O.


 Synonyms: cantankerous, crotchety, ill-natured



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