A bad-tempered or habitually sullen person.
- Consequently I now have a reputation as a sourpuss and a grouch.
- Political parties in Canada are truly democratic organizations and don't deserve the cheap shots they constantly take from the media and from politically cynical sourpusses.
- It's far more entertaining and funny than the sourpusses want you to think.
North American crank
informal crosspatch, grouch, grump, virago, grouser, whinger, wet blanket, party pooper, doom merchant
North American informal kvetch
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