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stick–in–the–mud

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of stick–in–the–mud

  1. a person with old-fashioned ideas <the committee is dominated by old stick-in-the-muds who have little interest in bringing new ideas to the table> Synonyms antediluvian, Colonel Blimp, dodo, fossil, fud, fuddy-duddy, mossback, reactionary, stick-in-the-mud, stuffed shirtRelated Words conservative, rightist, Tory; mandarin, old hand, old-timer, veteran; old maidNear Antonyms liberal, progressive, radicalAntonyms hipster, modern, trendy




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to proceed clumsily or ineffectually

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