variants or less commonly crapehanger
: one who takes a pessimistic view of things : killjoy
man is doomed, say the crepehangers, to overpopulate his planetTime

Word History


crepe entry 1 or crape entry 1 + hanger

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“Crepehanger.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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