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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- Attwell crotchety at 73 but not homicidal
Brian Vincent Attwell is "a crotchety old bugger" at 73, but is not homicidal, his West Australian trial has been told. Read more on this news related to 'Crotchety'
- 'Nebraska': Bruce Dern, movie deliver in a big way, critics say
It's never too late to deliver a career performance. That would seem to be one of the lessons of Alexander Payne's new road drama "Nebraska," about a crotchety old father (Bruce Dern) who drags his adult son (Will Forte) on a Midwestern journey to collect a dubious sweepstakes prize. Reviews for the film, which opens Friday in limited release, ha Read more on this news related to 'Crotchety'