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Word: killjoy

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


More Vocab Words

::: brook - tolerate; endure; Ex. brook no interference; N: small stream
::: animadversion - critical remark; V. animadvert: comment critically with disapproval
::: obligatory - binding; required; compulsory; V. oblige: constrain; make grateful; do a favor; accommodate
::: corpulent - very fat; N. corpulence
::: expiate - make amends for (a sin)
::: residual - remaining; left over; of a residue; N: residue
::: sportive - playful; frolicsome; merry; CF. sport: play or frolic; CF. sportsmanlike
::: selective - careful in choosing; having an effect only on certain things; not general; Ex. eclectic weed killer
::: indolent - lazy
::: immutable - unchangeable