One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘Beth, who used to be such a sourpuss, made a very funny card for my birthday’
misery, mope, dog in the manger, damper, dampener, spoilsport, pessimist, prophet of doom
shrew, curmudgeon, discontent, complainer, grumbler, moaner, fault-finder, carper
North American crank
crosspatch, grouch, grump, virago, grouser, whinger, wet blanket, party pooper, doom merchant
North American kvetch
rare jade, melancholiac
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