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i need some words to describe a negative person that says almost nothing positive

ive come up one...bitter



Asked by americansugar80 at 9:15 AM on Dec. 11, 2009 in Just for Fun

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  • I used to do a lecture on "academic insults" for vocabulary building with my students. They had to think of someone they were really upset with and use "clean" and elevated vocabulary to describe that person.

    Malignant narcissistic curmudgeon: my former boss
    amoral abhorrent abomination of humanoid: ex husband

    etc etc... SAT prep high-schoolers loved this!!!

    Answer by ecodani at 10:38 AM on Dec. 11, 2009

  • My mother? JK! Unhappy is usually the reason....

    Answer by chefronswife at 9:17 AM on Dec. 11, 2009

  • Who are you talking about? Sounds to me you are being a little negative, talking about negative people.

    Answer by louise2 at 9:18 AM on Dec. 11, 2009

  • well louise2...that doesnt really help me out, does it?

    i guess you gotta have one in every post though

    Answer by americansugar80 at 9:22 AM on Dec. 11, 2009

  • it depends what is she negative about? her life or other people 's life? her life unhappy about something. about other people's life. jeliousy. Sorry it's how I see it.

    Answer by incarnita at 9:24 AM on Dec. 11, 2009

  • Depressed, pessimist, hard-knock life......maybe?

    Answer by doodlebopfan at 9:25 AM on Dec. 11, 2009

  • use a thesaurus

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:48 AM on Dec. 11, 2009

  • If the person you speak of has nothing positive to say, why don't you say something to him/her? Hey I like your hair, or that is a cute shirt.....come up with something to make feel better. And continue on with positive things to say...they will eventually get the picture.

    Answer by slvrspoon98 at 10:22 AM on Dec. 11, 2009

  • slvrspoon98: thats a good point, although it is hard to keep complimenting on something good when you just keep getting negativety back

    Answer by americansugar80 at 10:27 AM on Dec. 11, 2009

  • You could be talking about my coworker. Never has anything good to say and everyone is out to get her. I'll have to come back to this post and see if a word that describes her comes up.

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:47 AM on Dec. 11, 2009

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