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Word: killjoy

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


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::: innovation - change; something newly introduced; introduction of something new; V. innovate: begin or introduce (something new); be creative; ADJ. innovative
::: clasp - hold firmly within arms
::: quintessence - purest and highest embodiment; perfect example; apotheosis; most essential element; Ex. quintessence of wit; ADJ. quintessential; CF. fifth essence
::: array - marshal; draw up in order; arrange in order; clothe splendidly; adorn; N: fine clothes; ordered group; Ex. in battle array
::: fancy - imagination (of a whimsical or fantastic nature); capricious liking; V: imagine; be fond of; ADJ. decorative; elaborate
::: brawny - muscular; having well-developed muscles
::: asymmetric - not identical on both sides of a dividing central line
::: dismember - cut into small parts; cut (a body) apart limb from limb
::: dysentery - inflammatory disorder of the lower intestinal tract
::: plumber - one who installs and repairs pipes and plumbing(pipes)