Trel (trellia_chan) wrote in 1word1day,

Wednesday word: querulous

querulous: [kwer-uh-luh s, kwer-yuh-luhs]


1. Full of complaints; habitually complaining.  Like a querulous teenager.

2. Fretful, whining,grumbling, expressing a complaint.  Like a querulous voice or querulous comments.

Origin:  About 1500. Latin. querulus, from quer "to complain"
Tags: adj, adjective, latin, q, wordsmith: trellia_chan

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