mouth-breather


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mouth breather

Someone who is dimwitted, foolish, or stupid; someone of low or stunted intelligence. That bully is a such a mouth breather, I bet he has the IQ of a rock.
See also: breather, mouth

mouth-breather

A dimwitted, foolish, or idiotic person; someone of low or stunted intelligence. Used as an insult. I'm tired of getting picked on by these mouth-breathers. I can't wait to go to college where I can meet people who aren't afraid to think.

mouth-breather

n. a stupid-acting person. I always end up with a mouth-breather on a blind date.
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Another posted: "Does this knuckle-dragging mouth-breather realise commercial planes have JET engines too.
Know that you were an idiot, a knuckle-dragging mouth-breather, if you denied this.
Posterior tooth eruption and excess vertical alveolar development can occur if the mouth-breather allows the jaw to continuously hang open.
I hear all the time about lanyards getting lost or stolen, though it's tough to imagine what kind of mouth-breather could gain satisfaction from wearing bands off birds he didn't kill.
That's why you're such a mouth-breather, because you're allergic to air?
On the brink of 30, Lola thinks she has her life more or less figured out: She's nearly finished with her dissertation, cozily cohabiting with mouth-breather boyfriend Luke (Joel Kinnaman, cute but apathetic) and eager to start planning her wedding.
Deprived of masculine role models, except for a mouth-breather named Todd, a twenty-something neighborhood thug, Beavis and Butthead were hopeless figures: futureless metalhead high schoolers, divested of any sense of their own histories, ignorant to the core.
No offence pal, but you look like the type of regularly befuddled mouth-breather for whom button flies on a pair of jeans would normally represent the very zenith of your capabilities.
But if you're skilled, that clicking lock-up of an SAA just adds one more bit of audible emphasis to the mouth-breather demanding your wallet.
If your girl is a mouth-breather, her mouth is likely to be dry, causing a build-up of bacteria that produces smelly sulphide gas.
Sure, a few mouth-breather white supremacist bozos from England came over and expressed their dubious support by standing outside Sinn Fein offices giving a double (double
No less ambiguous is the welcome extended by Teddy's brothers, dapper Soho pimp Lenny (Raul Esparza) and doltish mouth-breather Joey (Gareth Saxe), an aspiring boxer.
I was expecting the cliched trucker-capped mouth-breather, the paranoid white supremacist who hates foreigners and women.
And then have a wee word with the mouth-breather who is coming home every weekend with a hangover and laundry.
We need mouth-breathers from Wisconsin and window-lickers from Ohio," declare Pelosi and Feinstein's characters, as portrayed by McKinnon and Cecily Strong.