cranky

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(used of boats) inclined to heel over easily under sail

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Before this game, he had talked to some of the Cardinals, even to Will Clark, rumored to be the crankiest man in the league.
The crankiest has to be Bob Guccione, who founded the Penthouse empire and now lives in New York with nine Rhodesian Ridgeback dogs.
But along with these doses of reality she administers enough political sedatives to relax even the crankiest anti-anticommunist.
I can't connect my body to it, it doesn't dance for me in the way that even the crankiest, most complicated Nancarrow or Ives piece does.
I contend that the crankiest reader will, upon finishing Baker's book, not only know what that phrase means but will have a hard time contesting its centrality in any poetics of African-American women's writing.
The Times is at its crankiest in the Commentary section, not just an op-ed page but a full pull-out section each day.