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definitions - curmudgeon

curmudgeon (n.)

1.a crusty irascible cantankerous old person full of stubborn ideas

2.(old)a bad-tempered person

3.(old)someone with a habitually sullen or gloomy expression

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Merriam Webster

CurmudgeonCur*mudg"eon (k?r-m?j"?n), n. [OE. cornmudgin, where -mudgin is prob. from OF. muchier, mucier, F. musser to hide; of uncertain origin; cf. OE. muchares skulking thieves, E. miche, micher.] An avaricious, grasping fellow; a miser; a niggard; a churl.

A gray-headed curmudgeon of a negro. W. Irving.

synonyms - curmudgeon

curmudgeon (n.) (old)

churl, crank, gloomy Gus, griper, grouch, growler, grumbler, grump, kvetch, moper, picklepuss, pouter, sourpuss, wet blanket, crab  (colloquial), crosspatch  (colloquial), grouser  (informal), moaner  (informal)

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