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The Americanisms. English-Russian dictionary.. 2014.

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  • calamity howler — noun : one that makes dismal predictions of impending disaster * * * calamity howler or calamity shouter, U.S. a noisy pessimist: »[They] were of the stripe of calamity shouters whose occupation is gone unless they can prove that calamity stalks… …   Useful english dictionary

  • calamity howler — n. pessimist, someone who always sees potential disaster …   English contemporary dictionary

  • calamity shouter — calamity howler or calamity shouter, U.S. a noisy pessimist: »[They] were of the stripe of calamity shouters whose occupation is gone unless they can prove that calamity stalks abroad (Congressional Record) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cassandra — Synonyms and related words: Druid, Eeyore, Jeremiah, admonisher, astrologer, augur, calamity howler, cautioner, crepehanger, crystal gazer, cynic, defeatist, divinator, diviner, divineress, flagman, forecaster, foreknower, foreseer, foreshower,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Druid — Synonyms and related words: Cassandra, Druidess, Parsi, Sabaist, Zoroastrian, animal worshiper, anthropolater, arborolater, archaeolater, astrologer, augur, calamity howler, chthonian, crystal gazer, daduchus, demon worshiper, demonolater,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • astrologer — Synonyms and related words: Cassandra, Chaldean, Druid, astroalchemist, astrologian, astromancer, augur, calamity howler, crystal gazer, divinator, diviner, divineress, forecaster, foreknower, foreseer, foreshower, foreteller, fortuneteller,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • augur — Synonyms and related words: Cassandra, Druid, adumbrate, argue, astrologer, bespeak, betoken, bid fair to, bode, calamity howler, crystal gazer, divinator, divine, diviner, divineress, forebode, forecast, forecaster, foreknower, foreseer,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • crystal gazer — Synonyms and related words: Cassandra, Druid, astrologer, augur, calamity howler, divinator, diviner, divineress, forecaster, foreknower, foreseer, foreshower, foreteller, fortuneteller, geomancer, haruspex, palmist, predictor, prefigurer,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • cynic — Synonyms and related words: Cassandra, Eeyore, Thersites, backbiter, belittler, calamity howler, calumniator, caustic critic, debunker, decrier, defamer, defeatist, deflater, depreciator, derogator, detractor, disparager, hatchet man, killjoy,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • defeatist — Synonyms and related words: Cassandra, Cassandra like, Cassandran, Cassandrian, Eeyore, calamity howler, cynic, cynical, dismal, downbeat, gloomy, killjoy, malist, negative, negativist, negativistic, nihilist, nihilistic, pessimist, pessimistic,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • diviner — Synonyms and related words: Cassandra, Comus, Druid, Faust, astrologer, augur, calamity howler, conjurer, crystal gazer, diabolist, divinator, divineress, dowser, forecaster, foreknower, foreseer, foreshower, foreteller, fortuneteller, geomancer …   Moby Thesaurus

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