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  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    someone who is in the habit of complaining about their life in order to make others feel sorry for them
    He refused to listen to her complaints saying that she was just an attention seeker.
    Submitted by Boris Marchenko from Russian Federation on 07/05/2014 10:07:00

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