party pooper

noun party poop·er \-ˈpü-pər\

: a person who spoils the fun for other people

Full Definition of PARTY POOPER

:  a person who refuses to join in the fun of a party; broadly :  one who refuses to go along with everyone else

Examples of PARTY POOPER

  1. Don't be such a party pooper!
  2. <a party pooper who insisted they turn the music down>


3poop + -er
First Known Use: 1954


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