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Re: Whiner

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.