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Word: killjoy

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


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::: deciduous - falling off at a specific season or stage of growth as of leaves; Ex. deciduous tree/teeth
::: corroborate - confirm; support; strengthen
::: caustic - burning; corrosive; able to burn by chemical action; sarcastically biting; (of remarks) intended to hurt; bitter; harmful; OP. harmless
::: expedite - hasten; make go faster
::: vagabond - wanderer (without a permanent home); tramp
::: supercilious - haughty; arrogant; condescending; patronizing; CF. eyebrow, cilium
::: traduce - expose to slander
::: accessory - additional object; useful but not essential thing
::: consonance - harmony; agreement