"That no good slubberdegullion!" They can be your neighbors. They can be your co-workers. They can be strangers you meet in a store. Like it or not, we all have to put up with nasty people sometimes. Don't be mean in return, but calm your nerves by using one or more of the following charming words to describe that toxic person, culled into a helpful list by the editors at Merriam-Webster. Hint: Even muttering one of these words under your breath will make you feel better. The top 10 charming words for nasty people:

1. Loblolly
Definition: lout; a stupid, rude or awkward person

2. Blatherskite
Definition: a person who talks foolishly at length

3. Succubus
Definition: a demon assuming female form in order to have sexual intercourse with men in their sleep; a succubus is the female version of an incubus, a demon in male form who has sexual intercourse with sleeping females.

4. Poltroon
Definition: a spiritless coward

5. Cacafuego
Definition: a swaggering braggart or boaster

6. Crepehanger
Definition: killjoy; someone who takes a pessimistic view of things

7. Harridan
Definition: shrew; an ill-tempered, scolding woman

8. Slubberdegullion
Definition: a dirty rascal; scoundrel; wretch

9. Pilgarlic
Definition: a man looked upon with humorous contempt or mock pity

10. Chawbacon
Definition: bumpkin; hick


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