The day-time guard at the entrance to our village is the most grumpy and surly man.
You are foul, surly , nasty, unhelpful, unpleasant and clearly you have a lot of issues.
Customer service on this flight was indifferent rather than the usual surly .
When I get back to my hotel the surly doorman, who has never been known to stray from his fully enclosed cubicle, grunts at me.
A surly teenage chick with a sidekick boyfriend stopped me and started babbling.
After a while a sunny day strikes you as slightly idiotic, and you need a nice surly day to keep you balanced.
There was no clearer indication of this aggressive new stance than the surly attitude taken towards Germany.
Possibly affected by the adulation, he became more surly and confused.
Then they came to confiscate the film but balked because the soundman looked huge and surly .
Marjorie Campbell plays a sour and surly chambermaid that scores laughs galore.