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Adjective: peevish  pee-vish
  1. Easily irritated or annoyed
    "an incorrigibly peevish young man";
    - cranky, fractious, irritable, nettlesome, peckish, pettish, petulant, scratchy, testy, tetchy, techy, pouty, narky [Brit]

See also: ill-natured

Encyclopedia: Peevish