Synonyms of tetchy in English:

tetchy


See definition of tetchy

adjective

1‘he can be very tetchy first thing in the morning’

SYNONYMS
irritable, irascible, peevish, crotchety, cantankerous, cross, fractious, disagreeable, pettish, crabbed, crabby, waspish, prickly, testy, peppery, impatient, grumpy, bad-tempered, ill-tempered, ill-natured, ill-humoured, touchy, scratchy, volatile, crusty, dyspeptic, splenetic, liverish, short-tempered, hot-tempered, quick-tempered, choleric
informal snappish, snappy, chippy, grouchy, cranky, on a short fuse
British informal shirty, narky, ratty, eggy, like a bear with a sore head
North American informal peckish, soreheaded
Australian, New Zealand informal snaky
informal, dated miffy
ANTONYMS

good-humoured