English to Afrikaans Meaning :: peevish

Peevish :
nors
- norskorzelijkkregelig
 

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Adjective(1) easily irritated or annoyed

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(1) Lyra, who is apparently cast as a rebellious, headstrong girl, comes across as peevish and irritating.(2) It just means that you do have license to break; that you are not just being peevish .(3) By the time we emerged in the canning shed, Granny was back to her usual peevish self, as if nothing had happened.(4) He calms down but remains peevish ; much in the way of a child who does not get his/her own way.(5) Marshall, on the other hand, always sounded peevish , arrogant and condescending.(6) Everyone looked angry, except Joyuko who looked more skeptical than peevish as she usually did.(7) Linton was now only peevish instead of fearful; with the danger to himself over, he relaxed.(8) Arilss was deposited on Morgan's other side, looking equally peevish .(9) She clenched the air in her hands like a peevish child.(10) Not entirely not herself, but still a little peevish .(11) He becomes more and more peevish and tiresome, the archetypal boring jokey uncle of TV sit-corns, as his music becomes more and more unfathomably deep.(12) I think Stewart is kind of funny, but also peevish - not as nimble at turning things into fun as he used to be.(13) Always being overlooked would cause a person to become peevish .(14) It happens and we shouldn't get peevish about it.(15) I'm not sure why it is that liberals have become gloomy, scolding, peevish and puritanical, but so they have.(16) I spoke with the tone of some peevish adolescent, arms tense at my sides, and eyes like two slits expelling charcoal fog.
Synonyms
Adjective
1. irritable ::
prikkelbare
2. fractious ::
lastig
3. fretful ::
knorrig
4. cross ::
kwaad
5. petulant ::
balorig
6. querulous ::
klaende
7. pettish ::
humeurig
8. crabby ::
prikkelbaar
9. crotchety ::
grillig
10. cantankerous ::
brommerig
12. sullen ::
nors
13. grumpy ::
knorrig
14. bad-tempered ::
slegte-gehard
15. short-tempered ::
kort van draad
16. touchy ::
liggeraak
17. testy ::
knorrige
18. tetchy ::
prikkelbaar
19. snappish ::
prikkelbaar
20. irascible ::
driftig
21. waspish ::
bits
22. prickly ::
stekelrige
23. crusty ::
bedonnerde
25. splenetic ::
swaar moedig
26. choleric ::
prikkelbaar
27. cranky ::
cranky
28. ornery ::
overgevoelig
Different Forms
peevish, peevishly, peevishness
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