spoilsport


Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for spoilsport

Synonyms for spoilsport

References in periodicals archive ?
India vs New Zealand: What if rain plays spoilsport today?
The prank hits its bumpy spots--a glam young screen diva (played by glam Gwyneth Paltrow) and a spoilsport neighbor (Denis O'Hare, grousing about like Anthony Heald's vice principal on Boston Public) are one-note Harrys.
His earlier films largely rejected a Danish identity for a polyglot, polysemous one, while spoilsport critics carped about their rootless cosmopolitanism.
Only a spoilsport, or perhaps one of those lonely souls who have been dispatched to write about the "issues," would dare utter a discouraging word and suggest: This election is important.
Summary: Thiruvananthapuram (Kerela) [India], Sept 4 (ANI): Rain played spoilsport in the fourth ODI between India A and South Africa A.
Last night the latest series of BBC's big hit Saturday night show crowned its 2015 champion but at the dinner table on Wednesday, Russell, wouldn't look ahead into the future and tell us who would win - spoilsport!
(One for each face?) Despite being let off by Ofcom, Bruno Tonioli resisted the temptation to shout "b***s" again (anyone know the Italian for spoilsport?).
THE CBI on Tuesday did not oppose RJD leader Lalu Prasad's petition for changing the judge in a 1996 fodder scam case even as the Supreme Court reserved its order after senior counsel Shanti Bhushan played spoilsport by questioning the move by the " influential" politician at the far end of the trial.
THE new 525 traps played spoilsport during the opening session of the Hennerty Sales Irish Laurels at Curraheen Park on Friday night when they opened prematurely for the fourth and fifth heats and resulted in the meeting being called off.
Only the grouchiest spoilsport would deny them their high jinks during this the coldest of recent winters.
I am certainly not a spoilsport senior citizen, but it would be a much better society if we educated children to donate some pocket money to obtain a poppy for the November Remembrance period and had more parents and adults offering to purchase a wreath.
SPOILSPORT Dave Greig netted a late equaliser to put Banks' title party on hold.
WHAT kind of spoilsport is the Green Party's Clr Andrew Cooper in suggesting that councillors actually pay for their own Christmas booze-ups?
Spoilsport officers confiscated the pensioner's car keys and drove him home, and are now considering whether to take his licence from him.
One doesn't want to appear to be a spoilsport but there is a limit to what people (and pets) should have to tolerate.