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1. peevish

adjective. ['ˈpiːvɪʃ'] easily irritated or annoyed.

Synonyms

  • ill-natured
  • nettlesome
  • scratchy
  • techy
  • pettish
  • cranky
  • petulant
  • fractious
  • tetchy
  • irritable
  • peckish

Antonyms

  • pleasant
  • agreeable
  • euphonious
  • smooth

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Words that Rhyme with Peevish

  • dervish
  • dovish
  • dovish
  • mactavish
  • mctavish
  • mctavish
  • slavish
  • tavish

Example sentences of the word peevish


1. Adjective
If you're feeling generally peevish toward him without his having done anything in particular, then finding that answer will take more time and effort.

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