Bible ConcordanceSurly (1 Occurrence)
1 Samuel 25:3 Now the name of the man was Nabal; and the name of his wife Abigail; and the woman was of good understanding, and of a beautiful face: but the man was churlish and evil in his doings; and he was of the house of Caleb. (See NIV)
ThesaurusSurly (1 Occurrence)...
2. (a.) Gloomily morose; ill-natured, abrupt, and rude; severe; sour; crabbed; rough;
sullen; gloomy; as, a surly
groom; a surly
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Surging (10 Occurrences)
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Growl (11 Occurrences)
... 2. (vt) To express by growling. 3. (n.) The deep, threatening sound made by a surly
dog; a grumbling sound. Multi-Version Concordance Growl (11 Occurrences). ...
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Grumble (13 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (vi) To murmur or mutter with discontent; to make
ill-natured complaints in a low voice and a surly manner. ...
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Ill-natured (3 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (a.) Of habitual bad temper; surly; peevish;
fractious; cross; crabbed; as, an ill-natured person. ...
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Frown (1 Occurrence)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (vi) To contract the brow in displeasure, severity,
or sternness; to scowl; to put on a stern, grim, or surly look. ...
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Rugged (7 Occurrences)
... 6. (n.) Rough to the ear; harsh; grating; -- said of sound, style, and the like.
7. (n.) Sour; surly; frowning; wrinkled; -- said of looks, etc. ...
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Mizar (1 Occurrence)
... in the district (za`ura, wady za`arah, and Khirbet Mazara) may be a reminiscence
of the name of a hill in the district called Mits`ar; and surly none other ...
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Churl (6 Occurrences)
... 1. (n.) A rustic; a countryman or laborer. 2. (n.) A rough, surly, ill-bred man;
a boor. 3. (n.) A selfish miser; an illiberal person; a niggard. ...
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Churlish (1 Occurrence)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (a.) Like a churl; rude; cross-grained; ungracious;
surly; illiberal; niggardly. 2. (a.) Wanting pliancy ...
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