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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Peevishness \Pee"vish*ness\, n.
The quality of being peevish; disposition to murmur; sourness
Syn: See Petulance.
[1913 Webster] Peevit
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
n 1: an irritable petulant feeling [syn: irritability,
crossness, fretfulness, fussiness, peevishness,
2: a disposition to exhibit uncontrolled anger; "his temper was
well known to all his employees" [syn: temper,
biliousness, irritability, peevishness, pettishness,
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