Words and Phrases
crabbit

“crabbit”

Meaning:

short-tempered, difficult, cross, grumpy

Alternative spelling/meaning:

crabbed

In Literature:

Excerpt from Sarah Ann by William Forbes Marshall

A crooked, crabbit crathur
that bees neither well nor sick,
girnin’ in the chimley corner
or goan happin’ on a stick


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