Cranky and Quirky

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

Quirky is a synonym for cranky in eccentric topic. In some cases you can use "Quirky" instead an adjective "Cranky", when it comes to topics like usual.
Nearby Words: crankiness, cranked, cranking
Synonyms for Cranky

Quirky

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Quirky adjective – Different from the ordinary in a way that causes curiosity or suspicion.
Usage example: the waitress styles her hair in a quirky way that always gets her remembered by customers

Cranky is a synonym for quirky in usual topic. You can use "Cranky" instead an adjective "Quirky".
Nearby Word: quirk
Synonyms for Quirky

Things that words describes

attitude cranky attitude quirky attitude
character cranky character quirky character
man cranky man quirky man
fellow cranky fellow quirky fellow
Other nouns: woman, people, personality, teacher, version, demeanor, persona, teammates, girls.

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.
  • Genre Roulette — Charlie Peacock said about Strangelanguage, "Strangelanguage is a funhouse mirror of all the music I've ever admired and loved: quirky jazz, noisy cranky guitars, pop singles, world music, old school analog treatments and more." Genre Shift — Once an Episode.
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