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What is the adjective for crankiness?

What's the adjective for crankiness? Here's the word you're looking for.

Included below are past participle and present participle forms for the verb crank which may be used as adjectives within certain contexts.

  1. (obsolete) Weak, unwell.
  2. (of a machine, etc.) Not in good working condition; shaky.
  3. Grouchy, irritable; easily upset.
  4. Not in perfect mental working order; eccentric, peculiar.
  5. (archaic) Full of spirit; spirited.
  6. Synonyms:
  7. Examples:
    1. “Most of the time, she was cranky and grumpy, experiencing this nonstop craving and hunger for ice cream.”
      “Pike soon became a martyr to Lawrence's cranky ideas about typography, a legacy of his passionate admiration for William Morris.”
      “It seems one crazy, cranky dollmaker has found the technology to shrink people down to the size of mere dolls.”
  1. (slang) strange, weird, odd
  2. sick; unwell; infirm
  3. (nautical, of a ship) Liable to capsize because of poorly stowed cargo or insufficient ballast.
  4. Full of spirit; brisk; lively; sprightly; overconfident; opinionated.
  5. Synonyms:
  6. Examples:
    1. “If you strong electioners did not think you were among the elect, you would not be so crank about it.”
  1. (informal) cranky; grumpy; bad-tempered
  2. (informal) pseudoscientific
  1. Characterised by cranking or crankiness; cranky
  1. Formed with, or having, a bend or crank.
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