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dumbbell

slang Someone who is stupid and/or clumsy. Can you believe that dumbbell is still pushing the door marked "pull"? Of course he broke the vase—that guy is such a dumbbell.
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dumbbell

n. a stupid oaf. (Also a rude term of address.) I’m afraid I come on like a dumbbell sometimes.
McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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1 Start with your feet hip-width apart, a slight bend in your knees, stomach muscles held in tight, arms by your sides with the palm of your hands facing into your body while holding the dumbells.
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Next to him Dai Dumbells, bulk propped on a stool, hunched silently over a pint of Brains.
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'You do the honours, Dai.' Gabe's butty Dai Dumbells bowed his head, launched into the Wobbly anthem sung for many a dead collier.
Hold the bar bell or dumbells just in front of your legs with arms straight.