What does Orneriest mean?
ornerier; orneriest. Essential Meaning of ornery. US, informal + often humorous. 1 : easily annoyed or angered I’m getting more and more ornery in my old age. 2 : difficult to deal with or control an ornery mule.
Is Orneriest a word?
or·ner·y. Mean-spirited, disagreeable, and contrary in disposition; cantankerous. [Alteration of ordinary.] or′ner·i·ness′ n.
How do you use the word ornery?
Ornery sentence example
- The doctor told Dean his stepfather was too ornery to suffer any lasting effects from his ordeal.
- She’s a bit ornery in comparison and not as physically capable, but she’s my puppy and I wouldn’t trade her for all the polygons in the world.
- I don’t remember my parents.
How do you spell Honory?
Definitions for honory. hon·o·ry.
Is it ornery or Onery?
As adjectives the difference between ornery and onery is that ornery is (appalachian) cantankerous, stubborn, disagreeable while onery is (us|particularly|southern us).
Is it honourary or honorary?
Although honourary is sometimes encountered and is recognized by the Canadian Oxford Dictionary as a variant spelling, the preferred spelling in Canada and elsewhere in the world is honorary.
Where do people say ornery?
The English native speakers especially the British English native speakers come with all kinds of arguments not to reform their not phonetic spelling. When people write in Latin letters “benri” which is “convenient” in Japanese we do not have problems with the pronunciation. So “ornery” can be written as “onry”.