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peevish
used in A Prayer for Owen Meany

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Definition
easily irritated or annoyed
  • He would be grouchy for several days before I left for Sawyer Depot, and he would be peevish and aloof for several days after I got back.
    p. 62.6
  • "YOU'RE JUST FOOLING AROUND," Owen said peevishly.
    p. 32.3

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