Meaning: Someone who stops other people from having fun.
Come on and dance! Don’t be a stick in the mud!
My dad was a stick in the mud at the beach. He wouldn’t let us go in the water above our knees.
I’m kind of a stick in the mud. I don’t like parties or loud music.
Which of the following is an example of being a stick in the mud?
A. Wanting to stay inside on a beautiful day while your family wants to go outside.
B. Laughing and talking a lot at a party.
C. Participating a lot in class.
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The correct answer is A. Being a stick in the mud means not wanting or trying to do something fun or active.