Cranky and Eccentric

Cranky

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Cranky adjective – Different from the ordinary in a way that causes curiosity or suspicion.
Usage example: that's just another of his cranky theories about the CIA

Eccentric is a synonym for cranky in usual topic. In some cases you can use "Eccentric" instead the word "Cranky" as an adjective or a noun, when it comes to topics like peculiar.
Nearby Words: crankiness, cranked, cranking
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Eccentric

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Eccentric adjective – Different from the ordinary in a way that causes curiosity or suspicion.
Usage example: his eccentric decorating style isn't going over well with the neighbors

Cranky is a synonym for eccentric in usual topic. You can use "Cranky" instead an adjective "Eccentric", if it concerns topics such as way out, peculiar. informal substitute
Nearby Words: eccentricity, eccentrically, eccentrical
Synonyms for Eccentric

Things that words describes

person cranky person eccentric person
character cranky character eccentric character
man cranky man eccentric man
fellow cranky fellow eccentric fellow
Other nouns: woman, people, lady, kind, addict, agent, couple, personality, teacher, owner, mother, version, father, dragon.

Both words in one sentence

  • Literature / The Chronicles of Magravandias Eccentric Mentor/Cynical Mentor: Taropat is a quirky and cranky mentor at the best of times and nearly insane at the worst.
  • Series / Call the Midwife The young nurses and Sister Bernadette are like sisters, with Sister Julienne as the Team Mum, Sister Evangelina as the cranky-but-good-hearted aunt, Fred as the wacky uncle, and Sister Monica Joan as the eccentric grandmother.
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