Crabby 脾氣暴躁的

A hermit crab on a beach in Zanzibar
Image caption Most hermit crabs live in the sea. This one was photographed on a beach in Zanzibar

今日短語

我們可以用 crabby 這個詞來形容那些脾氣暴躁,容易發火的人。

例句

Hi Tony. Be careful when talking to Mary. She is very crabby today!

I need my coffee early in the morning or I get very crabby all day long.

請注意

另一個容易被混淆的表達是 catty, 這個詞是用來形容那些傷人的話。

例句

Tony's catty remarks will win him no friends.