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Momus

[moh-muhs]
noun, plural Momuses, Momi [moh-mahy] , for 2.
1.
Also, Momos [moh-mos] . Classical Mythology. the god of ridicule.
2.
(sometimes lowercase) a faultfinder; a carping critic.

Origin:
< Latin Mōmus < Greek Mômos, special use of mômos blame, ridicule

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Momus (ˈməʊməs)
 
n , pl -muses, -mi
1.  Greek myth the god of blame and mockery
2.  a cavilling critic

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momus
"humorously disagreeable person," 1563, from L., from Gk. Momos, god of ridicule (Gk. momos); also used in Eng. as personification of fault-finding and captious criticism.
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