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curmudgeon

cur·mudg·eon

curmudgeon

 
 
pronunciation:
kr muh jn
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition: an irritable or ill-tempered person.
Don't take what that irascible old curmudgeon says too seriously.
similar words:
grouch
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derivation: curmudgeonly (adj.)