OTHER WORDS FROM tetchytetch·i·ly, adverbtetch·i·ness, noun
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How to use tetchy in a sentence
Order a burger from the food truck parked out front, and be prepared to make friends fast—the Nugget is a place where people aren’t tetchy that you’re skiing their mountain.
They're good boys, as I said afore; but they're quick and tetchy—George, being the youngest, nat'rally is the tetchiest.Devil's Ford|Bret Harte
My old tetchy friend here is just the man to have arranged the marriage one day, and had the ceremony performed the next.Mr. Joseph Hanson, The Haberdasher|Mary Russell Mitford
An odd incident during the day, however, showed of what tetchy materials a great populace is made.