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Curmudgeon

Cur*mudg"eon\ (k?r-m?j"?n), n. Conventional wisdom definition a crusty irascible cantankerous old person full of stubborn ideas
cur·mudg'eon·ly adj., cur·mudg'eon·ry n.
Main Entry:
cur·mud·geon
Pronunciation:
\(?)k?r-?m?-j?n\
Function:
noun
Etymology:
origin unknown
Date:
1568
1
archaic : a crusty irascible cantankerous old person full of stubborn ideas
2 [modern; newly proposed by Curmudgeon Society]:
one who gives free advice on any subject to anyone who is observed engaged in improper behavior whether the perpetrator wants it or not with the objective of improving the world.

Curmudge

Main Entry:
cur·mud·e
Pronunciation:
\(?)k?r-?m?-j\
Function:
verb and noun
Etymology:
Origin: Curmudgeon Society
Date:
2009
to give free advice, without rancor, on any on any subject to anyone who is observed engaged in improper behavior whether the perpetrator wants it or not. Only curmudgeons may curmudge.


curmudge (noun)
free advice which is given, without rancor, on any on any subject to anyone who is observed engaged in improper behavior whether the perpetrator wants it or not. Proper application of the curmudge will eventually lead to world peace.
Honorary Curmudgeon Society Members