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berk

(bɜːk) or

burk

n
slang Brit a stupid person; fool
[C20: shortened from Berkeley or Berkshire Hunt rhyming slang for cunt]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.berk - a stupid person who is easy to take advantage ofberk - a stupid person who is easy to take advantage of
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
dolt, dullard, pillock, poor fish, pudden-head, pudding head, stupe, stupid, stupid person - a person who is not very bright; "The economy, stupid!"
Translations

berk

[bɜːk] N (Brit) → imbécil mf, gilipollas mf (Sp) , huevón/ona m/f (LAm)

berk

[ˈbɜːrk] n (British)con(ne) m/f

berk

n (Brit inf) → Dussel m (inf)

berk

[bɜːk] n (Brit) (fam!) → povero/a scemo/a
References in classic literature ?
However, it is time for us to get from the general to the particular; so, leaving the great army of Browns, who are scattered over the whole empire on which the sun never sets, and whose general diffusion I take to be the chief cause of that empire's stability; let us at once fix our attention upon the small nest of Browns in which our hero was hatched, and which dwelt in that portion of the royal county of Berks which is called the Vale of White Horse.
for the county of Berks, in a village near the foot of the White Horse range.
Berk International has always prided itself on its broad product line, high standard of quality, and fully customizable production capabilities.
Already a leading producer on the Turkmen beer market, Berk hopes to also become a frontrunner in potato chips production in the country, where most chips (crisps) are currently imported.
Collaborating with ARTISANskin on this project was a great way to introduce a safe, all natural home fragrance into the BBH (Bobby Berk Home) brand," said designer Bobby Berk.
People who think they need a big company because of the breadth of products available can find that at Berk Wiper but at the same time receive all of the benefits of a smaller company-- like a direct relationship with the owners and better flexibility," says Larry Berk, CEO.
Titled "Ey-ri Ecizgi" (Slanted Line), the Galeri Nev exhibition opened on April 3 and it features more than 50 drawings by Berk, who died in 2008, aged 89.
I liked that," Berk said at High Point Market, showing off his new rug and pillow collection with Surya.
Onstage at all-ages venue the Vera Project, Berk and her cohorts, Emily Kingan and Kerby Ferris, trade off instruments; Ferris attacks her electronic drums like some kind of windup robot, making their loose performance seem even more playful.
Berk has made some alterations in the centuries old technique to make it contemporary.
Berk and her colleagues wondered whether infected amoebas would be more prevalent in cooling towers than in natural water environments.
the man thank Pierre for the ticket and thank him for listening to him,'' Berk said.