Curmudgeon and Churl


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Curmudgeon noun – An irritable and complaining person.
Churl and curmudgeon are semantically related in boor topic. In some cases you can use "Churl" instead a noun "Curmudgeon", when it comes to topics like grump.
Nearby Word: curmudgeonly
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Churl noun – An awkward or simple person especially from a small town or the country.
Curmudgeon and churl are semantically related in boor topic. You can use "Curmudgeon" instead a noun "Churl".
Nearby Words: churlish, churlishness, churlishly
Synonyms for Churl
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Churl and Curmudgeon. (2016). Retrieved 2022, May 29, from
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Churl or Curmudgeon. 2016. Accessed May 29, 2022.

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