Examples of sourpuss in a Sentence
He's just an old sourpuss.
that old sourpuss must spend all his time making sure no one traipses across his lawn
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Herewith, a timeline of Ford's evolution into an irritable sourpuss.
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Synonymsbear, bellyacher, complainer, crab, crank, croaker, crosspatch, curmudgeon, fusser, griper, grouser, growler, grumbler, grump, murmurer, mutterer, grouch, whiner
Related Wordshunks; malcontent, sorehead; grinch, killjoy, party pooper, spoilsport; defeatist, pessimist; faultfinder, kicker, nagger, nitpicker, objector, quibbler, repiner; crock [slang], hypochondriac
Near Antonymsoptimist, Pollyanna; happy camper
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