adjective, crab·bi·er, crab·bi·est.
Informal. grouchy; ill-natured; irritable; peevish.
Origin of crabby
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Related Words for crabbinessirritability, acrimony, sullenness, tartness, sharpness, bitterness, roughness, difficulty, acerbity, irascibility, peevishness, meanness, sourness, moroseness, crossness
adjective -bier or -biest
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