1. ill-tempered; grouchy; cross: I'm always cranky when I don't get enough sleep.
2. eccentric; queer.
3. shaky; unsteady; out of order.
4. full of bends or windings; crooked.
5. British Dialect. sickly; in unsound or feeble condition; infirm.
"systems can be cranky from starts."
"people can be cranky in/at/on days."
"people can be cranky as things."
"people can be cranky as goats."
"people can be cranky as chargings."
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