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Definition of stroppy adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

stroppy

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˈstrɒpi//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈstrɑːpi//
 
(British English, informal) (stroppier, stroppiest)
 
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(of a person) easily annoyed and difficult to deal with Don't get stroppy with me—it isn't my fault! Word Origin 1950s: perhaps an abbreviation of obstreperous.