gobshite


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gob·shite

 (gŏb′shīt′)
n. Chiefly British Slang
A person regarded as mean or contemptible.

[Perhaps ultimately from obsolete gobshite, wad of expectorated chewing tobacco or tobacco juice : gob + shite.]

gobshite

(ˈɡɒbˌʃaɪt)
n
slang a stupid person
[C20: from gob3 + shite excrement; see shit]
Translations

gobshite

[ˈgɒbʃaɪt] N (= idiot) → chulo/a m/f de mierda
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There was always some gobshite in your ear, banging on about the League of Ireland being this, League of Ireland being that.
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Most importantly I learnt that I hate grown-ups and I love children" The Duchess of York in the wake of the cash-for-access to Prince Andrew sting "If I can present MOTD and make kids go 'I can do that then because he did and he's just a wee gobshite from Belfast', then great
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The stupid gobshite responds by telling me that was "very, very sweet of me".
I knew oxygen thief professional gobshite Katie Hopkins would be straight online, with poisonous illfounded rhetoric.
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Less than two months out from the election this gobshite said water and water charges had "gone off " the agenda and was taking up "3 to 5%" of his time.
The Frenchman is dodging his annual grilling from Arsenal shareholders - taking his lead from majority shareholder Stan Kroenke, a man who makes Roman Abramovich sound like a proper gobshite.
I suppose you can't blame them, they see every other gobshite jumping on the social bandwagon so why shouldn't they.