Student Thesaurus

One entry found for peevish.
Entry Word: peevish
Function: adjective
Text: 1 easily irritated or annoyed <I prefer to figure things out on my own rather than ask that peevish librarian for help> -- see IRRITABLE
2 sticking to an opinion, purpose, or course of action in spite of reason, arguments, or persuasion <a peevish man engaged in a perpetual struggle against progress> -- see OBSTINATE