half-wit


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half-wit

An insulting term for person who is not very smart. Some half-wit decided to leave sugar out on the counter, and now our kitchen is infested with ants.
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It's very disturbing and I don't believe for a second it has come from a half-wit lowlife.
Once again, the FIFA half-wit has engaged his tongue before his brain is even out of reverse.
And no-one in any political party - not even that half-wit Hague - could deny that the Prime Minister is absolutely right to do so.
But they made it just 50 yards before one half-wit smacked into a tree trunk and passed out.
Instead of throwing money at any half-wit with half an idea, we should be pumping more cash into our infrastructure - our roads, our water supply and our communications system.
This is a time when numerous par-ents would have been breathing a sigh of relief after finally managing to get their over-excited youngsters to sleep, and this half-wit certainly takes the gold medal as the most anti-social, thoughtless imbecile of the year.
But I suppose one half-wit in the entire Scottish/Italian community isn't such a bad average.
But these half-wit 'patriots' who can't imagine the England team being managed by a foreigner still happily sing the national anthem about another manager - 'God Save our part-German Queen'.
And few, in fact I would wager any, are as mindless as the half-wit who polluted the airwaves recently - his name sadly eludes me - suggesting Houllier has escaped true judgement because of his life-saving heart operation.
The Big Number change has been the biggest disaster since some half-wit generals at the Somme sent a generation over the top in the expectation they would all be in Berlin and eating hamburgers by lunch-time next Thursday (so long as they didn't have to phone their order in).
But he's no half-wit even if the socialist suffers a weakness for socialites.
Toss in a mad family, a wise old rural sage or schoolmaster and a half-wit local who is the comic stooge and hired hand.
I'll bet the poor half-wit believed that knickers would loosen in his wake - for the first half mile, anyway.
Benny was the never-married eccentric millionaire who made it big as the half-wit who never got the girl.
Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em, starring Michael Crawford claimed third place for the side-splitting antics of likeable half-wit Frank Spencer.