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definition of the word curmudgeon

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Curmudgeon

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While numerous folk etymologies surround this word, there is yet no widely accepted origin.

Singular
curmudgeon

Plural
curmudgeons

curmudgeon (plural curmudgeons)

  1. (archaic): A miser.
  2. An ill-tempered (and frequently old) person full of stubborn ideas or opinions.
    There's a cranky curmudgeon working at the hospital who gives all the patients and other doctors flak.
    John Doe's old age and stubborn aversion to new ideas make him a curmudgeon of a candidate.

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