This page is about the slang term cranky.

Meaning: irritable, easily annoyed

For example:

  • Some days I wake up cranky and I get annoyed by little things like red lights and slow elevators.

  • Our little boy is always cranky when he wakes up after a nap.

Quick Quiz:

If someone is cranky, they could easily

a. get sick

b. get angry

c. get excited

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Contributor: Matt Errey