Top Definition
When someone is upset, anygry, or unhappy. Another word for "Pissed Off". Usually said in a non-offensive manner.
Wake me up and I'll get cranky
by tkkw March 01, 2005
Easily irritated, especially from being tired and especially in reference to a child (or at least someone who's patronized). One tends to be cranky at night (before needed sleep), while crabby soon after waking up.
Whiney child, at 10pm: Noooo! I wanna watch Dragonball Z!
Mother: Oh, looks like somebody's cranky! Someone needs to go to bed.
by Nuri Nutt January 04, 2007
1) Referring to a boat that is liable to capsize
2) The sexual act of tossing salad when extremely angry or upset
-My boats been cranky lately so I won't sail it
-And right in the middle of the argument, Barry just flipped me over and gave me a wicked cranky
by Sam April 17, 2005
If a situation is cranky, it is uncomfortable and you wish you could avoid it. It is most likely going to be a painful experience for your soul.
Its gonna be so cranky meeting my girlfriends parents.
by Andy March 17, 2005
when a person drinks a shitload of alcoholic beverages and acts stupid and grumpy to such an extent that it becomes so much irritating that you really want to kick his ass then the person who drunk that shitload of alcoholic beverage is termed cranky.
Man 1 - "What happened to Man 3 there he turned really cranky?"
Man 2 - "Yeah, Man I really wanted to kick his ass!!"
by edit-o-r July 01, 2011
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