Crabby 脾气暴躁的

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

今日短语

我们可以用 crabby 这个词来形容那些脾气暴躁,容易发火的人。

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.

请注意

另一个容易被混淆的表达是 catty, 这个词是用来形容那些伤人的话。

例句

Tony's catty remarks will win him no friends.