Definition of querimonious in English:

querimonious

adjective

  • Prone to complaint; complaining, querulous.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Robert Cawdrey (c1537–c1604), Church of England clergyman and lexicographer. From querimony + -ous.

Pronunciation

querimonious

/kwɛrɪˈməʊnɪəs/