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synonyms for sorehead

  • bear
  • bellyacher
  • bug
  • complainer
  • crab
  • crank
  • crosspatch
  • curmudgeon
  • faultfinder
  • growler
  • grumbler
  • grump
  • kicker
  • malcontent
  • moaner
  • murmurer
  • mutterer
  • sourpuss
  • whiner
  • griper
  • grouser
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How to use sorehead in a sentence

Hes been sneering and hollering like the sorehead he is, and its sure getting too much for me.
THE NEW BOYS AT OAKDALEMORGAN SCOTT
That ought to give pause to the Amalgamated Sorehead Society.
MARJORIE DEAN, COLLEGE SENIORPAULINE LESTER
We say that "knocking" is a sign of the "sorehead" and we sublimate criticism by saying that "every knock is a boost."
A PREFACE TO POLITICSWALTER LIPPMANN
Sorehead picks Mike up, an' sweeps a cord or two of glasswar' off the bar with him.
FARO NELL AND HER FRIENDSALFRED HENRY LEWIS
"I know one 'sorehead,'" remarked Ray with a grimace as he felt of his wound.
DICK HAMILTON'S FOOTBALL TEAMHOWARD R. GARIS
And my Jimmie is going to work to get himself promoted and quit being a sorehead at his steady hours and all.
AMERICANS ALLVARIOUS
It took the sorehead feeling of wronged genius out of me for good and all.
THE MEMOIRS OF AN AMERICAN CITIZENROBERT HERRICK
"Don't be a sorehead, Bill, just because you lost," put in Fatty Hendry.
THE ROVER BOYS ON A HUNTARTHUR M. WINFIELD (EDWARD STRATEMEYER)
I guess if I had a woman like you I wouldn't be such a sorehead.
MAIN STREETSINCLAIR LEWIS
Sorehead: A politician who has reached for something that was not his, and missed.
THE ROYCROFT DICTIONARYELBERT HUBBARD
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SOREHEAD

  • bear
  • bellyacher
  • bug
  • complainer
  • crab
  • crank
  • crosspatch
  • curmudgeon
  • faultfinder
  • grouser
  • growler
  • grumbler
  • grump
  • kicker
  • malcontent
  • moaner
  • murmurer
  • mutterer
  • sorehead
  • sourpuss
  • whiner
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.