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Definition of testy adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    testy

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˈtɛsti//
     
     
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  1. 1easily annoyed or irritated synonym irritable
  2. 2 The old man sounded testy.
NAmE//ˈtɛstəli//
 
adverb “Leave me alone,” she said testily.
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