How to use Ornery in a sentence
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. Sometimes I don't think I ever had any. No siblings, no friends. I was â€¦ different. Always different. Scared most people away. Probably a good thing, because I've always had a rather ornery streak.Advertisement