a wet blanket meaning

  "a wet blanket" in a sentence
[American slang]
Fig. a dull or depressing person who spoils other people's enjoyment.
  Jack's fun at parties, but his brother's a wet blanket.
  I was with Anne and she was being a real wet blanket.

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  1. i know john's a wet blanket.
  2. the weatherman threw a wet blanket on our picnic plan when he forecast rain.
  3. he was such a wet blanket at the party that they never invited him again.
  4. the teenagers don't invite bob to their parties because he is a wet blanket.
  5. his refusal of our offer acted like a wet blanket

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