Translation of stroppy in Spanish:

stroppy

insolente, adj.

Pronunciation /ˈstrɑpi//ˈstrɒpi/

adjective

British
informal

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    insolente
    borde Spain informal
    don't get stroppy with me no te insolentes conmigo
    • Watch out for irritability, being more stroppy with other people and not sleeping very well.
    • ‘Hawick people are very stroppy,’ says Barnes.
    • If you can't keep the lid on a couple of stroppy 14-year-olds, you are in the wrong job.
    • Then the woman this morning got stroppy because I expected a free breakfast.
    • Marina is the superficially assured yet vulnerable one, naughty, stroppy, self-serving and extrovert, rebelling against her unstable home life.
    • Sounds great, but to be honest, given the choice, I think I'd rather deal with the stroppy teenager - particularly if the subject is male.
    • He got stroppy after being ‘forcibly ushered out’ but did not use any industrial language.
    • I was starting to do a caesarean section on a really stroppy cow who was kicking and thrashing about all over the place.
    • And will this leave Lyle cast as the stroppy adolescent?
    • Sarah is stroppy, opinionated and interfering.
    • Every time I had some form of prize or something he really got very stroppy about it.
    • ‘She's a stroppy one all right, and she will play to the crowd,’ she added.
    • You don't have to be a millionaire to come here, but if you want to hang out with stroppy supermodels, it probably helps.
    • There must be easier ways of embezzling money than having to drain the bank accounts of a couple of stroppy kids.
    • All the kids were unspeakably cute even when they were being stroppy.
    • No, actually, I'll take stroppy little Eva over the ‘deep and spiritual’ Yaya or Amanda any day.
    • It's like a university tutorial conducted not by the Professor but by a stroppy student.
    • However, the Beckhams tend to get a bit stroppy if anyone dares wonder if their marriage is in trouble.
    • You've been very unhappy and as a result become willful and stroppy.
    • This is another way of saying he's very stroppy.