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General dictionaries General (25 matching dictionaries)
  1. ornery: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. ornery: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. ornery: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. ornery: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. ornery: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. ornery: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Ornery, ornery: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. ornery: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. ornery: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. ornery: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. ornery: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. ornery: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. ornery: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. ornery: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. ornery: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. Ornery: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  17. ornery: Rhymezone [home, info]
  18. ornery: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  19. ornery: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  20. ornery: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  21. ornery: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  22. Ornery: The Word Detective [home, info]
  23. ornery: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. ornery: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. ornery: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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adjective:  having a difficult and contrary disposition

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