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peevish
used in The Merry Wives of Windsor

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easily irritated or annoyed
  • ] An honest, willing, kind fellow, as ever servant shall come in house withal; and, I warrant you, no tell-tale nor no breed-bate; his worst fault is that he is given to prayer; he is something peevish that way; but nobody but has his fault; but let that pass.
    1.4 — Act 1 Scene 4 — A room in DOCTOR CAIUS'S house (9% in)

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