Definition of Surly

Surly a. means: Rough; dark; tempestuous.

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Surly a. means: Rough; dark; tempestuous.

Meaning of Surly

Surly (a.) means: Rough; dark; tempestuous.

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Surly (a.): Gloomily morose; ill-natured, abrupt, and rude; severe; sour; crabbed; rough; sullen; gloomy; as, a surly groom; a surly dog; surly language; a surly look.

Surlily (adv.): In a surly manner.

Surly (a.): Arrogant; haughty.

Grumpily (adv.): In a surly manner; sullenly.

Grumpy (a.): Surly; dissatisfied; grouty.

Crustiness (n.): The quality of being crusty or surly.

Surly (a.): Rough; dark; tempestuous.

Surliness (n.): The quality or state of being surly.

Chuffy (a.): Rough; clownish; surly.

Cankery (a.): Surly; sore; malignant.

Rusty (superl.): Surly; morose; crusty; sullen.

Rugged (n.): Sour; surly; frowning; wrinkled; -- said of looks, etc.

Bluff (a.): Surly; churlish; gruff; rough.

Churl (n.): A rough, surly, ill-bred man; a boor.

Crustily (adv.): In a crusty or surly manner; morosely.

Cynical (a.): Having the qualities of a surly dog; snarling; captious; currish.

Snarl (v. i.): To speak crossly; to talk in rude, surly terms.

Snarl (v. i.): To growl, as an angry or surly dog; to gnarl; to utter grumbling sounds.

Grum (a.): Morose; severe of countenance; sour; surly; glum; grim.

Snarler (n.): One who snarls; a surly, growling animal; a grumbling, quarrelsome fellow.

Snarl (n.): The act of snarling; a growl; a surly or peevish expression; an angry contention.

Churlish (a.): Like a churl; rude; cross-grained; ungracious; surly; illiberal; niggardly.

Gruff (superl.): Of a rough or stern manner, voice, or countenance; sour; surly; severe; harsh.

Frown (v. i.): To contract the brow in displeasure, severity, or sternness; to scowl; to put on a stern, grim, or surly look.

Grumble (v. i.): To murmur or mutter with discontent; to make ill-natured complaints in a low voice and a surly manner.

Crusty (a.): Having a hard exterior, or a short, rough manner, though kind at heart; snappish; peevish; surly.

Grim (Compar.): Of forbidding or fear-inspiring aspect; fierce; stern; surly; cruel; frightful; horrible.

Cerberus (n.): A monster, in the shape of a three-headed dog, guarding the entrance into the infernal regions, Hence: Any vigilant custodian or guardian, esp. if surly.

Growl (n.): The deep, threatening sound made by a surly dog; a grumbling sound.

Ill-natured (a.): Of habitual bad temper; peevish; fractious; cross; crabbed; surly; as, an ill-natured person.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Surly

Meaning of Chuffy

Chuffy means: Blunt, surly, clownish.

Meaning of Grum

Grum means: Surly; gloomy; glum.

Meaning of grum

grum means: (Grumpy) angry, surly

Meaning of TUDE

TUDE means: Tude is American slang for having a surly, defiant, negative disposition.

Meaning of swifty

swifty means: To pull someone's hair back from the forehead (using your hands pressed against their head) backwards across the top of the head, causing pain to the hairline region in particular. Particularly effective if done from behind, on Tefals, or on girls with big spams (foreheads). When teachers discovered that this was going on in our Essex comp our surly Welsh head of year stood up in front of everyone in assembly and said "There is a practice going around this school called swiftying" to which we all dissolved into laughter.

Meaning of Surly

Surly means: Gloomily morose; ill-natured, abrupt, and rude; severe; sour; crabbed; rough; sullen; gloomy; as, a surly groom; a surly dog; surly language; a surly look.

Meaning of Surlily

Surlily means: In a surly manner.

Meaning of Surly

Surly means: Arrogant; haughty.

Meaning of Grumpily

Grumpily means: In a surly manner; sullenly.

Meaning of Grumpy

Grumpy means: Surly; dissatisfied; grouty.

Meaning of Crustiness

Crustiness means: The quality of being crusty or surly.

Meaning of Surly

Surly means: Rough; dark; tempestuous.

Meaning of Surliness

Surliness means: The quality or state of being surly.

Meaning of Chuffy

Chuffy means: Rough; clownish; surly.

Meaning of Cankery

Cankery means: Surly; sore; malignant.

Meaning of Rusty

Rusty means: Surly; morose; crusty; sullen.

Meaning of Rugged

Rugged means: Sour; surly; frowning; wrinkled; -- said of looks, etc.

Meaning of Bluff

Bluff means: Surly; churlish; gruff; rough.

Meaning of Churl

Churl means: A rough, surly, ill-bred man; a boor.

Meaning of Crustily

Crustily means: In a crusty or surly manner; morosely.

Dictionary words and meanings

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Condemn means: To adjudge or pronounce to be unfit for use or service; to adjudge or pronounce to be forfeited; as, the ship and her cargo were condemned.

Meaning of Hierarchy

Hierarchy means: A form of government administered in the church by patriarchs, metropolitans, archbishops, bishops, and, in an inferior degree, by priests.

Meaning of Inhabitance

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Meaning of Perfuncturate

Perfuncturate means: To perform in a perfunctory manner; to do negligently.

Meaning of Regalia

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YUM−YUM means: Yum−yum is American slang for sugar.

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Meaning of Wait On

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