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Meaning of SNAPPISH

Pronunciation:  'snapish

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  tending to speak irritably; "a snappish tone of voice"
 

SNAPPISH is a 8 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: ill-natured, snappy
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Snap"pish\, a.
1. Apt to snap at persons or things; eager to bite; as, a
   snapping cur.

2. Sharp in reply; apt to speak angrily or testily; easily
   provoked; tart; peevish.

         The taunting address of a snappish misanthrope.
                                               --Jeffrey.
   -- {Snap"pish*ly}, adv. -- {Snap"pish*ness}, n.

 

 

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