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1. testy

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

Synonyms

  • nettlesome
  • scratchy
  • techy
  • pettish
  • cranky
  • petulant
  • fractious
  • tetchy
  • irritable
  • peckish
  • peevish

Antonyms

  • pleasant
  • agreeable
  • euphonious
  • smooth

Etymology

  • testif (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • testu (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Testy

  • lopresti
  • agresti
  • presti
  • uresti
  • estey
  • estee

Example sentences of the word testy


1. Adjective
He is testy with stubbornness, but he must learn the only option is to do what you want.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Being at an uncomfortable temperature could make your tarantula testy.

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