Dictionary Meaning and Definition on 'Crotchety'
Crotchety Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
adj : having a difficult and contrary disposition; "a cantankerous
and venomous-tongued old lady"- Dorothy Sayers [syn: cantankerous,
- Crotchety \Crotch"et*y\ (kr?ch"?t-?), a.
Given to crotchets; subject to whims; as, a crotchety man.
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- Stossel: ‘Crotchety Old Geezers’ Like O’Reilly Need to Quit Complaining About ‘The Kids’
John Stossel penned an op-ed on FoxNews.com today railing against "crotchety old geezers" like Bill O'Reilly who keep complaining about drugs, the internet, and their effects on "kids today." Read more on this news related to 'Crotchety'
- Film pick: Nebraska (NC16)
SINGAPORE - Woody Grant (Bruce Dern), crotchety and perhaps delusional, is convinced that a junk mail promising a million-dollar prize will actually pay off. To the consternation of his son David (Will Forte), Woody sets off on foot from his home in Montana, bound for Nebraska, 1,200km away, to collect the prize. David opts to take the obstinate old man there by c Read more on this news related to 'Crotchety'
- Lonesome Pine library system honored for fourth time with grant
WISE — If the Lonesome Pine Regional Library system starts showing some John Wayne-esque swagger next month, it’s earned.The Duke portrayed crotchety Rooster Coeburn in the film version of “True Grit,” based on a novel of the same title by Charles Portis. And it is that novel that will be at the focus of Southwest Virginia’s regional library system’s p Read more on this news related to 'Crotchety'