curmudgeon - транскрипция, произношение и перевод онлайн

Транскрипция и произношение слова "curmudgeon" в британском и американском вариантах. Подробный перевод и примеры.

curmudgeon / скряга, грубиян, скупец
[kəˈmʌdʒ.ən]
[kɚ-]
Перевод
имя существительное
скряга
miser, hunks, curmudgeon, cheapskate, skinflint, tightwad
грубиян
curmudgeon, cad, churl, twerp, rough, chuff
скупец
miser, curmudgeon, tightwad, clam, moneybags, skinflint
Определения
имя существительное
a bad-tempered or surly person.
Only the worst curmudgeon could dislike this site.
Примеры
I am an enemy of progress and a mean-spirited curmudgeon .
Only the worst curmudgeon could dislike this site.
He is a bit of a curmudgeon who changes his mind all the time, but he is still likable.
After all, they have come to expect intelligent and sensitive cultural commentary from this site; not the lager-fuelled ravings of an embittered curmudgeon .
Again I find myself wearing the cloak of the curmudgeon .
Aside from regular updates from the future, the curmudgeon began his blogging career with a series of planetary profiles packed with references that are both esoteric and Aesopian.
Something in me wants to tell all these kids to go back to school and get a proper education - but I don't, of course, because I don't want to sound like an old curmudgeon .
These aren't just the mutterings of an old curmudgeon .
I haven't finished the book yet (she is fifteen) but my overall impression is of a changeable curmudgeon but not a monster.
If, as is usually the case, the very worst doesn't happen, you still avoid censure since who's going to be curmudgeonly enough to complain about nice weather?