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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone who spoils the pleasure of others.

Usage examples (32)
  • The killjoy has been the fear that inflation is bubbling out of control.
  • My apologies in advance if any of this sounds like nitpicking or any other kind of killjoy, buzzkill, etc.
  • But "killjoy" Royal Mail officials were unimpressed by the colourful upgrade, vowing that they would repaint it in standard Royal Mail red.
  • 'killjoy' Ms Harman from making Page Three girls 'illegal'. for more
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