Job-s-comforter definitions

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One who is discouraging or saddening while seemingly offering sympathy or comfort.
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A person who aggravates one's misery while attempting or pretending to comfort: see Job 16:1-5
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A person who, in trying to offer help or advice, says something that simply adds to the distress.

Only a Job's comforter would try to argue that yesterday's stock fall announcement could bring anything good.

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Origin of job-s-comforter

After Job whose friends pretended to comfort but actually found fault with him