sore loser

noun

Definition of sore loser

: a person who becomes very upset or angry when he or she loses a game, contest, etc.

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“Sore loser.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sore%20loser. Accessed 26 Sep. 2022.

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