Examples of wet blanket in a Sentence
I'd love to go to the party, but with my cold, I'm afraid I'd just be a wet blanket.
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wet blanket Synonyms
Synonymsdrag, grinch, party pooper, spoilsport, killjoy
Related Wordsfuddy-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 Antonymscutup, jester, live wire; carouser, celebrant, celebrator, merrymaker, rejoicer, reveler (or reveller), roisterer; libertine, playboy, playgirl, rake
WET BLANKET Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of wet blanket for English Language Learners
: a person who makes it difficult for other people to enjoy themselves by complaining, by showing no enthusiasm, etc.
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