bitchy

[ bich-ee ]
/ ˈbɪtʃ i /

adjective, bitch·i·er, bitch·i·est. Slang.

characteristic of a bitch; spiteful; malicious.

Origin of bitchy

First recorded in 1925–30; bitch + -y1
Related formsbitch·i·ly, adverbbitch·i·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for bitchy

bitchy

/ (ˈbɪtʃɪ) /

adjective bitchier or bitchiest

informal characteristic of or behaving like a bitch; malicious; snidea bitchy put-down
Derived Formsbitchily, adverbbitchiness, noun
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Word Origin and History for bitchy

bitchy


adj.
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