Definitions for wet blanket

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

wet′ blan′ket(n.)

  1. a person or thing that dampens or discourages one's enthusiasm or enjoyment.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. spoilsport, killjoy, wet blanket, party pooper(noun)

    someone who spoils the pleasure of others


  1. wet blanket(Noun)

    A person who takes the fun out of a situation or activity, as by pessimism, demands, dullness, etc.

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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

wet blanket

a depressing companion.

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