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Definition of the noun crabbedness
What does crabbedness mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: crabbednesses
- a disposition to be ill-tempered
Alternative definition of the noun crabbedness
- The state or quality of being crabbed.
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by Samuel Johnson
severely, morosely, crabbedly; unpleasantly to the ear; ruggedness to the touch; crabbedness, moroseness, peevishness. - HA'Rshness, harsh'ness, n.s. act, state, or quality of being harsh; sourness, austere taste; roughness to the ear; ...
by Samuel Johnson, John Walker
severely, morosely, crabbedly; unpleasantly to the ear; ruggedness to the touch; crabbedness, moroseness, peevishness. HA'RSHNESS, harsh' ness, M.S. act, slate, or quality of being harsh ; sourness, austere taste ; roughness to the ...
A Pronouncing Lexicon of the English Language
CRABBEDNESS CRACK 66 CRACK, krak, v.a., to open into chinks.— v.n.,. COUNTRY COUNTRY, kun'-tre, s., a tract of land; territory in which ono is born; a place of residence.— a., pertaining to the country; rural; rustic. COUNTY, kown'-te ...
The New Universal English Dictionary ... To which is added, a dictionary of cant words ... The fourth edition, carefully corrected by Mr. Buchanan, etc (1760)
by Nathan BAILEY
crabbedness, fierceness of countenance.
by Charles Richardson
Sour wine; sourness, acidity, crabbedness. Fr. Vin aigre. VINNY, ad. Vinewed. Decayed, spoilt; mouldy, musty ; whinid, (qv.) A 8. Fi"'s ; Ger. rinivgh, rancldns, mncidus. — Xilian. Fmnen, sordes; finning, mucidui, pu- tridus —Waek. Lye remarks ...
by Alexander Reid
moroseness ; crabbedness. Sorting, n. a morose person. Sur-mise', v.
To which is Prefixed, a Grammar of the English Language by J. Johnson
crabbedness; thorny or briety perplexity. SPI'NOUS, adj. thorny ; full of thorns. SPI'NSTER, n.s. a woman that spins. The general term for a girl or maiden Wonnan. SPINSTRY, n.s. the work of spinning. SPI'NY, adj. thorny; ...
by William Perry
crabbedness, thorny perplex8, in'stér, s, who spins ; a maiden [ity ...
In which the Words are Explained in the Order of Their Natural Affinity, Independent of Alphabetical Arrangement; and the Signification of Each is Traced from Its Etymology ... to which are Added, an Introduction, Containing a New Grammar of the Language, and an Alphabetical Index, for the Ease of Consultation by David Booth
lungwort Cow's-milk Cow-weed Cow-wheat Coxcomb Coxcombly Coxcombry Coxcomical Crab Crab-apples Crab-tree Crabbed Crabbedly Crabbedness Crackbrained Cracked Cracknel Crake Crake-berry To Cram Crambe page 189, 218, ...
An Analytical Dictionary of the English Language in which the words are explained in the order of their natural affinity, independent of alphabetical arrangement, and the signification of each is traced from its etymology ... To which are added, an introduction, containing a new grammar of the language, and an alphabetical index, etc (1835)
by David BOOTH (Author of the Analytical Dictionary.)
CRABBEDNESS is irritability, or sourness (soreness) of disposition, and a person who evinces a morose, cross, or peevish temper, is said to be CRABBED, or to behave CRABBEDLY. The German kager, is wild, and, in a consequent sense, ...
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Scrabble value of C3R1A1B3B3E1D2N1E1S1S1
The value of this 11-letter word is 18 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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