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Waspishly
Waspish Wasp"ish, a. 1. Resembling a wasp in form; having a slender waist, like a wasp. 2. Quick to resent a trifling affront; characterized by snappishness; irritable; irascible; petulant; snappish. He was naturally a waspish and hot man. --Bp. Hall. Much do I suffer, much, to keep in peace This jealous, waspish, wrong-head, rhyming race. --Pope. Syn: Snappish; petulant; irritable; irascible; testy; peevish; captious. -- Wasp"ish*ly, adv. -- Wasp"ish*ness, n.

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- David McAlmont referred to Long's review as "not a review ... [but] a waspish response to other reviews." Richard Brody of The New Yorker included Moonlight...
- Australia, accessed 24 November 2013. "What a tonic: the wit who refused to be waspish", The Telegraph, 12 March 2010, accessed 24 November 2013. "Two Programmes...
- for being "terribly kind to plain girls with nice manners and extremely waspish to pretty ones with nasty manners". After graduating, he worked for the...
- A wasp is a type of flying insect. Wasp or WASP may also refer to: Several Marvel characters, including: Wasp (comics), the cl****ic version of the character...
- day forth, I'll use you for my mirth, yea, for my laughter, When you are waspish. In French, "splénétique" refers to a state of pensive sadness or melancholy...
- and "P" were added in the 1950s to form a humorous epithet to imply "waspishness" or someone likely to make sharp, slightly cruel remarks. The first published...
- with Radio Times, where he billed Jack as "flamboyant and outrageous and waspish". Brammer confirmed on Twitter that he was only contracted on the show...
- resentful, choleric, jealous, peevish, sullen, endless wrangles, whiny, waspish, snappish. Insular paranoid (including avoidant features) Reclusive, self-sequestered...
- the normal attire for polo players. As he desired to exude a certain "WASPishness" in his clothes, initially adopting the style of clothiers like Brooks...
- "The Wrights' Biplane" "****ertive" "Evil Tendencies Cancel" "Pertinax" "Waspish" "One Guess" "The Hardship of Accounting" "Not All There" "In Divés' Dive"...
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