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peevish
used in The Comedy of Errors

2 uses
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Definition
easily irritated or annoyed
  • Why, thou peevish sheep, What ship of Epidamnum stays for me?
    4.1 — Act 4 Scene 1 — The same (82% in)
  • What wilt thou do, thou peevish officer?
    4.4 — Act 4 Scene 4 — The same (71% in)

There are no more uses of "peevish" in The Comedy of Errors.

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