Posted by ESC on October 05, 2001
In Reply to: Re: Whiner posted by Bob on October 04, 2001
: : : : : Does anyone know a good phrase or term for a person who complains a lot about not getting their due? About life being unjust?
: : : : Whiner. Crybaby. Kvetcher. (Or, in some circles, client/customer/constituent/in-law/etc.)
: : : 'Whinger' is used pretty widely in the UK. Also 'stop whinging' etc
: : "Having a pity party" was popular in the U.S. a few years ago.
: Professional victim.
Someone who "poor mouths." Crapehanger. Killjoy. Sourpuss.