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Bumble returned very brief and snappish replies; for the temporary blandness which gin-and-water awakens in some bosoms had by this time evaporated; and he was once again a beadle.
This imperfect sentence not being at all intelligible as a confession, but sounding like a Gargantuan order for a dram, brought him into new difficulties by occasioning his parent to pounce at him in a more than usually snappish manner, and to overwhelm him with bitter reproaches.
An angry scientist explains how to save the world, adding a snappish "You're welcome
In med school we used 'bipolar' as a pejorative for seniors and residents who seemed to alternate from being generally pleasant and student-friendly to ill-tempered and snappish.
Snappish and quick to anger, Julia's hard shell is sketched in a few words.
The teas include Salted Caramel, Apple Cider, Peppermint Bark, Pumpkin Spice, Ginger Snappish, and Eggnogg'n.
Perhaps if you skip breakfast you're rather snappish by mid-morning or little things start to annoy you more than usual when you're late having a meal?
For weekly stars call 15609 11449 Libra Sept 23 - Oct 23 Either a decision you made yesterday or one that you make today will receive a snappish reception.
Chas is troubled to see her brother being snappish with Moira and in cahoots with Charity, and assumes he's having an affair.
Do these pressures make Aucklanders snappish, curt, and impatient, like the stereotype of Parisians?
Here, Lugosi played the one and only truly full-blooded mad scientist of his Monogram career, but a rather snappish and sour one, a kind of scowling, sulky misanthrope, perpetually out of humor, even in his very rare moments of triumph.
Does no one have the patience to work with her in spite of her snappish attitude?