Definition of buzzkill in English:

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buzzkill

Pronunciation: /ˈbəzkil/

noun

North American informal
A person or thing that has a depressing or dispiriting effect: if you think bad weather at the zoo sounds like a buzzkill, you’re right
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  • Of course, the buzz kill remains the ongoing (boring!) discussion about screeners.
  • Okay, now that we have done our proper buzzkill - let's get on with the facts!
  • I thought the first hour was fun, but the second hour was a definite buzz kill.

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Syllabification: buzz·kill

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