dick for

dick for

n. a person dumb enough to ask “What’s a dick for?” (Jocular and contrived. Usually objectionable.) The guy’s a real dick for.
See also: dick
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Forster's Aspects of the Novel, in which he discusses Forster's critical commentary on Moby-Dick, observing in conclusion that, "after analyzing Moby Dick for its many meanings, he [Forster] confesses (Americans can be proud that he pays Melville the highest tribute to be found in his book): 'Nothing can be stated about Moby Dick except that it is a contest.