Part of speech:
To deviate from the established moral code; do wrong
To botch; bungle.
To say stupidly, clumsily, or confusedly; blurt
(Informal) To deal with awkwardly or unskillfully; specif., to make a bobble with (a ball)
To do wrongly or awkwardly; botch.
Any of several hoofed mammals of the genus Equus, resembling and closely related to the horses but having a smaller build and longer ears, and including the domesticated donkey.
(Informal) A person with a talent or enthusiasm for a certain activity:
(Obs.) A disabled person mentally equal or inferior to a child two years old
(Obs.) A disabled person mentally equal to a child between three and eight years old
A male ass or donkey.
A disabled person mentally equal to a child between eight and twelve years old
A stupid, silly person; fool
A fool; a simpleton.
(Informal) A stupid or silly person
(Archaic) A medicinal herb
A person who is stupid or easily deceived; fool
A foolish person.
A foolish, stupid, or silly person
(Slang) Advance information on a racehorse's condition
(Informal) A simpleton; a ninny.
Any of various wild or domesticated waterbirds of the family Anatidae, and especially of the genera Anser, Branta, and Chen, characteristically having a shorter neck than that of a swan and a shorter, more pointed bill than that of a duck.
A very stupid or foolish person
The peal of a bell.
(Geol., Mining) The downward inclination of a stratum or vein, with reference to a horizontal plane
(Sports) A lift in which the weight is heaved overhead from shoulder height with a quick motion.
(Slang) A foolish or stupid person; dolt
A clumsy or stupid person; an oaf.
Any of a family (Meleagrididae) of large, gallinaceous North American birds with a small, naked head and a tail that can be spread like a fan, including a wild or domesticated species (Meleagris gallopavo) bred as poultry and a wild species (Agriocharis ocellata) of Central America, with eyespots on the tail
A ludicrously illogical or incongruous mistake in statement (Ex.: I'm glad I hate onions because if I liked onions, I'd eat them, and I can't stand onions)
A clumsy or inept performance; a botch:
A football, etc. that has been fumbled
(--- Sports) A failure to hold the ball when attempting to catch it
A foolish or stupid mistake; blunder
A blunder or an error.
(Chiefly Brit., Slang) A foolish or stupid mistake
To pass time without working or in avoiding work.
To move slowly or without purpose:
(--- Law) To violate a law or ordinance that prohibits persons from remaining in a given location without a clear purpose for an extended period of time, especially when behaving in a manner indicating a possible threat to persons or property in the vicinity.
To move or act in a lazy, relaxed way; loll:
To neglect or evade doing (something that should be done)
To waste time; dawdle
To cheat; swindle.
A coarse, rude, vulgar person; a boor.
A clown; a jester:
(Slang) A stupid person; blockhead
A jerk, fool, etc.
Any of a family (Cuculidae, order Cuculiformes) of birds with a long, slender body, grayish-brown on top and white below: many, including the European species (Cuculus canorus), lay eggs in the nests of other birds, but the American species hatch and rear their own young
a man who is a stupid incompetent fool
A clown or buffoon; specif., a former stock character in comedies who clownishly aped the principal actors
Abbreviation of sine
(Brit., Slang) To make a stupid mistake
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