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killjoy

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of killjoy

  1. a person who spoils the pleasure of others <his perpetually negative attitude made him a real killjoy when others were trying to have fun> Synonyms drag, grinch, party pooper, spoilsport, wet blanket Related Words fuddy-duddy, goody-goody, Goody Two-shoes, old maid, stick-in-the-mud; defeatist, Jeremiah, knocker, pessimist; complainer, crab, cynic, grouch, grump, sorehead, sourpuss, whiner; bore, downer, drip Near Antonyms cutup, jester, live wire; carouser, celebrant, celebrator, merrymaker, rejoicer, reveler (or reveller), roisterer; libertine, playboy, playgirl, rake




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to criticize in a loud and angry way

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