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Meaning of PETTISH

Pronunciation:  'petish

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  easily irritated or annoyed; "an incorrigibly fractious young man"; "not the least nettlesome of his countrymen"
 

PETTISH is a 7 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: cranky, fractious, ill-natured, irritable, nettlesome, peckish, peevish, petulant, techy, testy, tetchy
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Pet"tish\, a. [From {Pet}.]
Fretful; peevish; moody; capricious; inclined to ill temper.
``A pettish kind of humor.'' --Sterne. -- {Pet"tish*ly}, adv.
-- {Pet"tish*ness}, n.

 

 

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