grumpy grumpy  /ˈɡrəm pi/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) annoyed and irritable

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. He's the grumpy pope of French cuisine, traditionalist and innovator, the one and only Monsieur Paul.
  2. We filed onto the plane about 120 grumpy people, plus me.
  3. The most famous victim of this ploy is none other than the perennially grumpy 60 Minutes commentator Andy Rooney, who had his name attached to a well-circulated racist rant.

News

  1. The cat's meow: try to outrun this robotic feline

    Move aside, Grumpy Cat.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Fox News

  2. Forget NKOTB: Eight ’90s pop songs better than “Step By Step”

    Holy ’90s flashback, New Kids on the Block is touring again (they play Amway Center Friday, June 21), and I’m sure many of my more nostalgic fellows will turn out in swarms to see “the Package” of this fine aged boy band – plus 98 Degrees and Boyz II Men – performing their old hits. Not me, though. Just as I quickly became too grumpy to click links like “100 ways that prove you grew up in the ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Orlando Weekly

  3. LeBron James Channels Gregg Popovich in NBA Finals Press Conference

    LeBron James was particularly grumpy following the Miami Heat 's 114-104 Game 5 loss to the San Antonio Spurs , doing his best to show off how upset he was at the postgame press conference. With he and Dwyane Wade sharing the podium for the first time in a while, LeBron mostly kept mum on the questions, letting Wade take the lead. When he was addressed directly, LeBron tended to give short ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

Quotes

  1. Froemming said Bradley "got grumpy with Mike Winters. Winters told him to knock it off and he continued it. There is no covering up what he did. He had to be physically restrained. We're not going to put up with it if he wants to talk."
    on Sep 23, 2007 By: Bruce Froemming Source: ESPN

  2. "My kids call me Grumpy from the Seven Dwarfs," Bryant said. "That's how I've been at home, just a grouch."
    on Jun 4, 2009 By: Kobe Bryant Source: Los Angeles Times

  3. "Whenever you do a film like this, people expect the Second Coming, and that's not what it is. So fans all get grumpy, the critics are already grumpy," Lucas said. "If you're going to say, 'I'm going to get my Academy Award this year and...
    on May 5, 2008 By: George Lucas Source: CNN

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