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peevish
used in A Tale of Two Cities

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Definition
easily irritated or annoyed
  • "I know that, to be sure," assented Mr. Lorry, trying to persuade himself that his sweet temper was soured, and that he grumbled, "but I am determined to be peevish after my long day's botheration.
    2.21 — Echoing Footsteps (36% in)

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