How to use curmudgeonly in a sentence

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He takes his shots at me, but he has an acerbic, curmudgeonly style that gives me a laugh and he happily owns up to his prejudices.
Beneath this curmudgeonly exterior lurks the soft heart and even softer head of a hapless romantic.
Overpriced in my opinion, but at least on the brink of bearability, even with my curmudgeonly grumbling.
His beautifully enunciated vowels and curmudgeonly misogyny were so accurately rendered that he took over the stage whenever he appeared.
Everyone who posts there is interesting and insightful, but I confess to having a soft spot for the curmudgeonly posts of Tom Smith.
This attempt at self-denial lasted approximately one minute, after which I gave up and found myself agreeing with all the bad-tempered, curmudgeonly opinions being aired.
James Watson, of the Nobel Prize-winning team that discovered the structure of DNA, played up his curmudgeonly persona to the max.
James Caan should be able to play a curmudgeonly drunk grandpa in his sleep and still get laughs.
Many of the books we see these days perched perfectly in high street seasonal window displays are written by static, worn-out, curmudgeonly blatherskites.
But sometimes there's this curmudgeonly mood, too, when we want to hurry past them.
It featured Old Bill, a curmudgeonly soldier with trademark walrus moustache and balaclava, and proved a moralebooster with downbeat troops.
Which well-known English actor played the opinionated and curmudgeonly Stan Carter in EastEnders?
Vincent in which she plays Daka, a pregnant Russian stripper and the girlfriend of Bill Murray's bawdy, curmudgeonly Vietnam war vet, Vincent.
In 1928 curmudgeonly magician Stanley Crawford leaves his fiancee in London to visit his Aunt Vanessa on the French Riviera.
There is an endearing side to this curmudgeonly cat burglar that surfaces most clearly in his regular visits to the local library.
Frugal gardeners will wonder why they ever dithered about the cost, and curmudgeonly gardeners, who think tulips belong in Holland, will foreswear their pessimistic outlook.
He can still react spikily to what the considers a curmudgeonly question but he had a bit of friendly banter with some of his critics at a press conference last week.
You may think this stance is How to spoil a good drink curmudgeonly, but you obviously haven't been handed a pint of cider full of sliced cucumber, as I was on Saturday night.
So all this curmudgeonly woofle now, comes as a mystery to me.
Shunting them there in a decrepit van is the curmudgeonly Claude.
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Havers is being revealed to be the most curmudgeonly old codger imaginable.
Now I am well aware I may appear to be a curmudgeonly old fogie writing this, someone well older than his 32 years of age.
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