Definición de testy en inglés:

testy

Silabificación: tes·ty
Pronunciación: /ˈtestē
 
/

adjetivo

Easily irritated; impatient and somewhat bad-tempered.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • He seems impatient with you, almost testy to the point of animosity.
  • Years later, the sacking still makes the normally placid Burt uncharacteristically testy, but he doesn't dwell on it.
  • The minute he is questioned, he becomes testy and defensive.
Sinónimos

Origen

late Middle English (in the sense 'headstrong, impetuous'): from Anglo-Norman French testif, from Old French teste 'head', from Latin testa 'shell'.

Derivativos

testily

Pronunciación: /ˈtestəlē/
adverbio
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • In the year before his death he dealt somewhat testily with the whole matter in an interview with a journalist on the Courier-Mail.
  • ‘So did I,’ Lashana grumbled, glaring at Cris testily.
  • He rambles and manhandles the equipment, testily blaming newfangled technology when he has difficulty with basic tasks such as placing a compact disc in a player.

testiness

sustantivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • One final note: my sincerest apologies to anybody I have offended or hurt with my testiness in the past couple of days.
  • The mild suggestion of boredom he affects can't disguise a hint of testiness.
  • Here Jim is warming up to that state of testiness he can be known for, though I'm unclear who he's directing his scorn at.

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