grouchily
adverb see grouchy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • grouchily — grouchy ► ADJECTIVE (grouchier, grouchiest) ▪ irritable and bad tempered; grumpy. DERIVATIVES grouchily adverb grouchiness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • grouchily — See grouchy. * * * …   Universalium

  • grouchily — adverb In a grouchy manner …   Wiktionary

  • grouchily — adv. discontentedly, sulkily; irritably, peevishly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • grouchily — grouch·i·ly …   English syllables

  • grouchily — adverb in an ill natured manner she looked at her husband crossly • Syn: ↑crossly, ↑grumpily • Derived from adjective: ↑grumpy (for: ↑grumpily), ↑grouchy, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • grouchy — grouchily, adv. grouchiness, n. /grow chee/, adj., grouchier, grouchiest. sullenly discontented; sulky; morose; ill tempered. [1890 95, Amer.; GROUCH + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • crossly — adverb in an ill natured manner she looked at her husband crossly • Syn: ↑grouchily, ↑grumpily • Derived from adjective: ↑grumpy (for: ↑grumpily), ↑grouchy …   Useful english dictionary

  • grumpily — adverb in an ill natured manner she looked at her husband crossly • Syn: ↑crossly, ↑grouchily • Derived from adjective: ↑grumpy, ↑grouchy (for: ↑grouchily), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • grouchy — adjective (grouchier; est) Date: circa 1895 given to grumbling ; peevish • grouchily adverb • grouchiness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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