Crosspatch meaning

krôspăch, krŏs-
A peevish, irascible person; a grouch.
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A cross, bad-tempered person.
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(US) A grumpy, bad-tempered or irascible person.
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Origin of crosspatch

  • cross patch jester

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • cross (“grumpy”) +‎ patch (“fool”).

    From Wiktionary