Adjective "Peevish" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Peevish


    Definition:

    1. cross, querulous, or fretful, as from vexation or discontent: a peevish youngster.

    2. showing annoyance, irritation, or bad mood: a peevish reply; a peevish frown.

    3. perverse or obstinate.

    Examples:

    "people can be peevish on dates."

    "people can be peevish."

    "voices can be peevish."

    "wives can be peevish."

    "states can be peevish."

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