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Meaning of ORNERY

Pronunciation:  'owrnuree

 
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 Definition: 
[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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