Definition of Testy in English :

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Testy meaning in English

Meaning of Testy in English

Pronunciation of Testy in English

Testy pronunciation in English

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1. cranky, fractious, irritable, nettlesome, peckish, peevish, pettish, petulant, scratchy, techy, testy, tetchy

easily irritated or annoyed

Example Sentences:
'an incorrigibly fractious young man'
'not the least nettlesome of his countrymen'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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adjective -tier or -tiest
irritable or touchy

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adjectiveWord forms: ˈtestier or ˈtestiest
irritable; touchy; peevish

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


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adj. tes·ti·er, tes·ti·est
Irritated, impatient, or exasperated; peevish: a testy cab driver; a testy refusal to help.

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