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Word: killjoy

Definition: grouch; spoilsport; one who intentionally spoils the pleasure of others

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::: asinine - stupid; Ex. asinine remarks
::: harry - harass, annoy, torment (by repeated attacks); raid
::: calumny - malicious misrepresentation; slander
::: ordain - decree or command; grant holy orders; predestine; install as a minister, priest, or rabbi; N. ordainment; CF. ordination
::: convex - curving outward
::: enjoin - command; order; forbid
::: throes - violent anguish
::: diadem - crown
::: cerebral - pertaining to the brain or intellect; intellectual rather than emotional; CF. cerebrum
::: absolute - complete; totally unlimited; having complete power; certain; not relative; Ex. absolute honesty/ruler; CF. absolutism