sourpuss


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sourpuss

(ˈsɑʊɚpʊs)
n. a grouchy or frowning person. (see also picklepuss.) What a sourpuss! He makes King Kong look sweet.
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Returning next day as the doors open, Sourpuss awaits glowering behind the screen.
No one cares for a sourpuss, regardless of his other attributes.
But something weird happened this year: the sourpuss mantra might have been right for once.
Luckily, there are still enough certifiably mean people such as Bob Dole and Phil Gramm and Newt Gingrich occupying high national offices in this country to rally their sourpuss, grumpy, irreverent fellows to the cause and confront this threat to the republic.
Nunn was "blinded by ambition"; a coward who becomes "frightened" in political battle; a war-wimp whose military service "was limited to six months of active duty in the Coast Guard, teaching swimming and physical training"; and even a sourpuss.
Moyes had a better record before he was sacked, but there is no talk yet that Van Gaal, who looks like he's just walked into a pommel horse, is sourpuss to requirements.
html) ABC reported that even "hundreds of people waited in line in the pouring rain" just to catch a glimpse at the sourpuss puss.
Brenda Blethyn brings the old sourpuss to life in ITV's latest crime drama, but it's hard to warm to super-grouch Vera.
Under plans unveiled this week, sourpuss Jock Brown's attempts to Brit-ify our way of life would include a "citizenship revolution".
And it's a giant step indeed from the sourpuss veep of ``Stuff'' to the corpulent and slightly prissy master of suspense of Johnson's play.
Not even meeting up again with sourpuss diet doctor Gillian McKeith could wipe the smile off her face
He said: "It was very disappointing but we just have to get on with it ( walking around, showing your disappointment and being a sourpuss is not the way forward.
SOURPUSS Jose Mourinho watched his Chelsea side move to within two points of the title - then moaned about the 'ridiculous' mid-day kick-off.
That sourpuss face and that over-stuffed wallet (or should that be ego - I sometimes fail to spot the difference).