snappish: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (snap'ish), [key]
— adj.
  1. apt to snap or bite, as a dog.
  2. disposed to speak or reply in an impatient or irritable manner.
  3. impatiently or irritably sharp; curt: a snappish reply.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
See also: