Techiness Tech"i*ness, n. The quality or state of being techy. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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  • techiness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun See tetchiness …   English dictionary for students

  • techiness — n. Peevishness, fretfulness, touchiness, frowardness …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • techiness — variant of tetchiness * * * tetchˈiness or techˈiness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑tetchy …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tetchiness — Tetch i*ness, n. See {Techiness}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • techy — techily, adv. techiness, n. /tech ee/, adj., techier, techiest. tetchy. * * * …   Universalium

  • tetchiness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) also techiness noun A tendency to become angry or irritable: irascibility, irascibleness, spleen, temper, temperament. Informal: dander. Slang: short fuse. Idiom: low boiling point. See FEELINGS …   English dictionary for students

  • testiness — n. Fretfulness, peevishness, petulance, irascibility, irritability, hastiness, techiness, touchiness …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • techy — I. /ˈtɛki/ (say tekee) Colloquial –adjective (techier, techiest) 1. having expert knowledge of or a passionate interest in technology, especially computing. –noun (plural techies) 2. → techie. II. /ˈtɛki/ (say tekee) adjective …   Australian English dictionary

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