nitwit


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nitwit

n. someone who behaves stupidly. (Also a term of address.) Please stop acting like a nitwit all the time.
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The likelihood is that nitwit neighbor will keep stocking up on fireworks and setting them off, ban or no ban.
Sherlockians would bemoan as to why a genius like Sherlock Holmes would prefer to stay with a nitwit like Bruce's Watson.
The secretary of war at the time said that the idea was "so nonsensical and impossible that I'm willing to stand on the bridge [of the ship] while that nitwit tries to hit it from the air.
I'm bothered by nitwit sportswriters who never touched a weight reporting about steroids.
I am happy to be among the other 57 million or more who declined to participate in such a nitwit movement.
ANYBODY WHO SAYS HE'S A NITWIT OR A DUMMY IS GUILTY OF TREASON
The literary method of these two is, essentially, that pioneered by the late Auberon Waugh and now mainly represented by Julie Burchill: you simply write down everything that comes into your head, however idiotic, and hope that enough of it will sound funny, or strike a chord with some nitwit.
Question: Why did the nitwit get fired from the M&M's factory?
And I do wonder what nitwit ever suggested that an "organic society" - however defined - could be static and unchanging?
But the Graham company's appearance was the disappointment of the season, especially in an Appalachian Spring, that poised work of Americana, thrown into imbalance by jwpw Herring's neurotic, frantic Bride and, worse, Pascal Rioult's Revivalist-as-European-grotesque, a cross between a nitwit and a gargoyle.
Any dumbbell, nitwit or crook can call himself a public relations practitioner.
5,2) 27 Strong weather contributes to his torment (5) DOWN 1 Take a little waterproof if entering a Scottish kingdom (4) 2 Surprisingly hire Ada, such a nitwit (7) 3 You have to be near this to be a bit off
But disco nitwit Calvin Harris made me warm to the Saturday Night Karaoke Fest by staging his one-man (no, make that one-pillock) protest against the show.
This interest-free series - are we really bothered about the tiresome cat-fights between New Age nitwit Lynne Franks and Frankenstein's monster, aka Janice Dickinson?