Definitions of crossly

  1. Athwart; adversely; unfortunately; peevishly; fretfully; with ill humor. Newage Dictionary DB
  2. In a cross manner. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  3. Adversely; in opposition. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for crossly

  1. " I think it's time the police did something about it," Susan said somewhat crossly – Penny Nichols Finds a Clue by Joan Clark
  2. He answered curtly and crossly – The Aspirations of Jean Servien by Anatole France