Definition of Sourpuss

1. Noun. Someone with a habitually sullen or gloomy expression.

Exact synonyms: Gloomy Gus, Picklepuss, Pouter
Language type: Colloquialism
Generic synonyms: Persona Non Grata, Unwelcome Person
Derivative terms: Pout, Pout



Definition of Sourpuss

1. Noun. A person who is habitually gloomy, sullen or miserable; a grouch. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Sourpuss

1. a grouchy person [n -ES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sourpuss

sourer
sourest
soureth
sourgum
sourgums
souring
sourings
sourish
sourkrout
sourkrouts
sourly
sourness
sournesses
sourock
sourocks
sourpuss (current term)
sourpusses
sours
sourse
sourses
soursop
soursop tree
soursops
sourt
sourwood
sourwoods
sous
sous-chef
sous-chefs
sous-vide

Literary usage of Sourpuss

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1. Explorations Into the World of Lewis and Clark: 194 Essays from the Pages of by Robert A. Saindon (2003)
"Who was the sourpuss whose stony visage made a funny story all the funnier? What did the Frenchmen think of the Americans' humor, and vice versa? ..."

2. CyberRisk '96 Proceedings: Tools for Reducing Risk and Building Ethical by National Computer Security Association (1998)
"Mr Bubbly is now a morose whisky-swilling sourpuss: why? The formerly grim Schultz now waltzes through the office with a perpetual smile on his face. ..."

3. Explorations Into the World of Lewis and Clark V-2 of 3 by Robert A. Saindon (2003)
"Who was the sourpuss whose stony visage made a funny story all the funnier? What did the Frenchmen think of the Americans' humor, and vice versa? ..."

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