Rude, aloof. Used to describe someone who considers themselves better than others, and treats others as if they aren't even worthy enough to tie his/her shoes.
The surly man rolled his eyes and told me to go away when I asked him for the time.
by Skinny Skin May 25, 2004
An IT specialist who refuses to help and makes you feel stupid on purpose.
Paul is surly, he won't help me fix my computer's error and keeps insisting it is "operator error".
by ifer March 10, 2005
To exhibit the behavior like that of a dick wad.
Quit being so damn surly!
by JenThe80'sFan February 4, 2004
A lazy eyed curly haired boy who is grouchy and people call poopy pants!
A surly man is michael spirtos.
by Danismyhero July 11, 2008
its mean khatarnaq missile
like missile
by shoaib April 7, 2003
A person who is really mean, but in reality is just joking. You think.
So that guy in class called me a dumbass with a straight face at first, and then he laughed. He is such a surly fuck.
by SrlyDude2 August 7, 2009