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stick-in-the-mud

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈstɪk.ɪn.ðəˌmʌd/ informal disapproving
someone who is old-fashioned and too serious and avoids enjoyable activities: My dad's a real stick-in-the-mud.
Translations of “stick-in-the-mud”
in Chinese (Traditional) 古板守舊者, 墨守成規的人…
in Chinese (Simplified) 古板守旧者, 墨守成规的人…
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