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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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Why must we have deracinated, humdrum halfwits from Middle England as DJs?
"If you listen to these halfwits while you're driving you want to kick the radio through the car.
Kaka's decision not to move to the Sheikh's Manchester City came as a huge surprise - but only to those halfwits who believed a player like him would sign for a club like that.
It makes my blood boil that so many people are hoodwinked by this bunch of halfwits. We live in the 21st Century and yet people are still in awe of these ridiculous layabouts.
In fact, this could be the new Big Brother - only the birds move a lot more than the BB halfwits.
Here's the order the Halfwits left and the number on the board which you have to hit - 14: Sunita (walked) , 13: Lynne (evicted), 12: Alison (evicted),11: Lee (evicted), 10: Sandy (walked), 9: Spencer (evicted), 8: Sophie (evicted), 7: Adele (evicted), 6: PJ (evicted), 5: Tim (evicted), 4: Jade, 3: Alex, 2: Jonny, 1: Kate.
HERE'S your chance to kill off those dozy occupants of Halfwit House with the chuck of a dart.
By their oafish behaviour this week they have once again reminded the world that Northern Ireland is run by thugs and halfwits.
NO one will be surprised, or interested, to learn Sunita quit Halfwit House last night.