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Synonyms for waspish
ˈwɒs pɪʃwaspish

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  1. waspishadjective

    Spiteful or irascible.

    Synonyms:
    irascible, spiteful

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bristly, prickly, splenetic, waspishadjective

    very irritable

    "bristly exchanges between the White House and the press"; "he became prickly and spiteful"; "witty and waspish about his colleagues"

    Synonyms:
    briary, prickly, barbed, setose, bristled, splenic, burred, bristly, barbellate, setaceous, briery, burry, splenetic, spiny, thorny, lienal

    Antonyms:
    good-natured

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. waspishadjective

    Synonyms:
    irritable, irascible, petulant, snappish, pettish, churlish, snarly, peevish, captious, cynical, testy, fretful, splenetic, touchy, passionate, choleric, ill-humored

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. waspishadjective

    Synonyms:
    irascible, irritable, snappish, touchy, petulant

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