Sentence Examples


  • I worked for some British newspapers, but I always seemed to get the boring assignments - "Old man grows enormous turnip - exclusive!" or "Cantankerous old lady sees Messiah on piece of toast."
  • Mad-Eye Moody - The cantankerous auror died during the escape engineered when Harry had to be moved from his aunt and uncle's to the safety of the Weasley's hollow.
  • Jessie's husband passed away and she moved in with her cantankerous father-in-law Gus (Wilford Brimley).
  • The cantankerous old piece of junk.
  • Feeding and harnessing the cantankerous mules wasn't exactly the highlight of her day.