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crabbed- Definition:crab·bed [krább?d] adjective  1.  grouchy: bad-tempered, irritable, or disagreeable by nature  2.  hard to read: hard to read, because the words and letters are compressed  3.  complicated: complicated and hard to follow (dated)  crabbed logic     [13th century. < crab1 because the way crabs threaten with their claws and their sideways walk suggest bad temper; reinforced by the idea of

crabbed- Definition:

crab·bed [krább?d] adjective 1. grouchy: bad-tempered, irritable, or disagreeable by nature 2. hard to read: hard to read, because the words and letters are compressed 3. complicated: complicated and hard to follow (dated) crabbed logic [13th century. < crab1 because the way crabs threaten with their claws and their sideways walk suggest bad temper; reinforced by the idea of "sourness" found in crab2] -crab·bed·ly, adverb

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