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fractious
used in To Kill a Mockingbird

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Definition
easily upset and annoyed; or tending to fight and difficult to control
  • She had always been too hard on me, she had at last seen the error of her fractious ways, she was sorry and too stubborn to say so.
    p. 38.9
fractious = dissatisfied and argumentative
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