Translation of snappish in Spanish:


irritable, adj.

Pronunciation /ˈsnapɪʃ//ˈsnæpɪʃ/


  • 1

    (person/character) irritable
    (character/person) irascible
    (dog) que muerde
    • ‘Shorten my name,’ I clarified in a curt, snappish tone.
    • I was snappish and rude to either of my parents if they spoke to me and I dragged my feet, glaring down at the linoleum floor beneath my scorched sneakers, which had somehow managed to be salvaged.
    • She'd been rude and snappish, but Seth had a couple of times glimpsed a softer side, he'd thought.
    • I'd noticed that in a few short hours that his curt and snappish side was back.
    • The excess energy from quitting smoking has apparently slipped away and I'm in that dangerous stage in the battle where I'm crabby and snappish.