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doofus

slang One who is stupid or foolish. Geez, he keeps pulling on a door that's clearly marked "push"—what a doofus.

doofus maloofus

slang Someone who is stupid or foolish. Did you really put a pizza in the oven for 30 minutes without first turning it on? What a doofus maloofus. Geez, he keeps pulling on a door that's clearly marked "push"—what a doofus maloofus.
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doofus

and duffis (ˈdufəs)
n. a jerk; a nerd. Get out, doofus! My roommate is a duffis and I’m tired of putting up with her.
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I don't know any of these people, but I feel confident that Allensworth and Emerson are doofuses based entirely on the parts of Coombs' story that they admit.
In other words, do you stand for the proposition that Americans have a right, a right which must be respected and defended, to be worthless, incompetent, hapless, helpless, and hopeless doofuses?
But we have to sing happy birthday to doofuses, and the benefits suck.
One of their signature syntactically challenged lines--"Do you need problems?"--clearly establishes that this pair of ultimate doofuses, so ensnarled are they in their own idiotic self-referential language games, couldn't get into any real trouble.
You know, adults--those doofuses with the torches, trying to burn up Frankenstein in the old mill.
Granted, they too encounter a pair of robots from the future; but the Bill and Ted cyborgs are hopeless, low-budget doofuses compared with Schwarzenegger, which is the whole point.
Enter Unsupervised," the latest variation on sex-obsessed teenage losers, conceptually easy to confuse with MTV's "Good Vibes" or, for that matter, "Beavis and Butt-head." Produced by the team behind "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia" (featuring older doofuses), the new half-hour benefits from a sprightly, low-brow tone that should mesh well enough with "Archer" and find a modest following on FX, which has made recent comedy inroads after owing most of its success to drama.
It centers on a group of kids who find a pirate treasure map and must outwit some bumbling doofuses to get to where X marks the spot.
The doofuses in the pole line were Miss Jane, the pseudo-sophisticate whose efforts to "reform" the Clampetts never worked, and the oily banker who never approved of their investment plans.
Maybe I should stock in some safety pins too, for the doofuses?"
Washington,Sept 9(ANI): Former Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz has slammed the company board for firing her and referred to them as a bunch of 'doofuses'.
And there's the question of whether pro diamond smugglers would ever use doofuses like Tee and his friends as middlemen.