ornery definition

  • adjective:
    • Mean-spirited, disagreeable, and contrary in disposition; cantankerous.
    • Cantankerous, persistent, disagreeable.
    • Mischievous, prankish, teasing, disagreeable but in a good way.
    • Commonplace, substandard.
    • having an arduous and contrary personality
  • others:
    • Ordinary; common; mean; coarse; unsightly: a phrase of decline, which range from moderate disapproval to great contempt.

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