One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘he's an ill-mannered grouch’
grumbler, complainer, moaner, discontent, malcontent, fault-finder, carper
grumpy person, miserable person, moper, pessimist, prophet of doom
informal grump, sourpuss, crosspatch, bear with a sore head, grouser, whinger, wet blanket, party pooper, doom merchant
British informal griper, misery
North American informal sorehead, kvetcher
1‘there's not a lot to grouch about’
grumble, complain, grouse, moan, whine, bleat, carp, cavil, grieve, sigh
informal whinge, beef, bellyache, bitch, sound off, kick up a fuss, kick up a stink
British informal gripe, grizzle, chunter, create
North American informal kvetch
South African informal chirp
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