Crank and Faultfinder


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Crank noun – An irritable and complaining person.
Usage example: he's always a crank until he has his morning coffee

Faultfinder and crank are semantically related in happy topic. In some cases you can use "Faultfinder" instead a noun "Crank".
Nearby Words: cranked, cranking
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Faultfinder noun – A person given to harsh judgments and to finding faults.
Crank and faultfinder are semantically related in happy topic. Sometimes you can use "Crank" instead a noun "Faultfinder", if it concerns topics such as grouch, person who complains a lot.
Nearby Word: faultfinding
Synonyms for Faultfinder
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Faultfinder and Crank. (2016). Retrieved 2021, January 28, from
Crank & Faultfinder. N.p., 2016. Web. 28 Jan. 2021. <>.
Faultfinder or Crank. 2016. Accessed January 28, 2021.

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