Definition of spoilsport in English:


Syllabification: spoil·sport
Pronunciation: /ˈspoilˌspôrt


  • A person who behaves in a way that spoils others' pleasure, especially by not joining in an activity.
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    • Such spoilsports, however, could not prevent cultural exchanges.
    • Only spoilsports warned that disaster loomed, and they didn't get nearly as much air time as the boosters.
    • The law has the age of drinking set at 18 for good reasons, not just to be spoilsports.
    killjoy, misery, damper
    informal wet blanket, party pooper

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