Definition of buzzkill in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈbʌzkɪl


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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