job-comforter

Job's comforter

[johbz]
noun
a person who unwittingly or maliciously depresses or discourages someone while attempting to be consoling.

Origin:
1730–40

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Job's comforter
 
n
a person who, while purporting to give sympathy, succeeds only in adding to distress

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