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English definition of “curmudgeon”


noun [C]     /kəˈmʌdʒ.ən/ US  /kɚ-/ old-fashioned
an old person who is often in a bad mood Unpleasant people in generalUnpleasant men curmudgeonly     /-li/ adjective Bad-tempered
(Definition of curmudgeon noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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