waspish

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From wasp +‎ -ish.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈwɒs.pɪʃ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈwɑ.spɪʃ/
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Adjective[edit]

waspish (comparative more waspish, superlative most waspish)

  1. Suggestive of the behaviour of a wasp.
  2. Spiteful or irascible.

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