numbnuts


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numbnuts

(ˈnʌmˌnʌts) or

numbnut

n
offensive slang a stupid or despicable person
[C20: from numb + nut (sense 5)]
Translations

numbnuts

n (US inf) → taube Nuss (inf), → (Ober)trottel m (inf)
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Just come across as a deranged, egotistical numbnuts with a huge flappy mouth like a sewage outlet pipe.
IN my experience it can be dangerous to give the numbnuts who work in television too much credit for their sense of comic timing.
For the 10 years after that, I decided that he was actually an insufferably pretentious numbnuts who banged on far too much about tantric sex and the rainforests.
Most unusual name: Numbnuts Quiz Format Round 1: Pictures of royals, or doubles.
Lyndon Campbell, Glyn Brown and Dean Northrop - known as the Numbnuts team - will set off from Boston in Lincolnshire tonight.
Because despite what numbnuts who've only caught snatches of the dismal late-night live streaming say, CLI just got interesting.
How often did you want to tell numbnuts on the street just what you thought about him and the horse he rode in on?
Cockney,chief of the Chelsea Numbnuts, can directly contact his counterpart with Wool E.
If you see the numbnuts next to you lobbing a coin, or hurling racist abuse, or spitting on someone, don't turn a blind eye.
Which is not to say that Denis Johnson is in jail in Liberia, or has ever been in jail in Liberia, or deserves to be in jail in Libena, but that it is entirely believable that a writer of his nerve and numbnuts in the bunt of weirdly hellish shit (as opposed to, say, a writer like Susan Sontag) might be in jail in someplace like Liberia, because reading his stories is like living inside someone else's beautifully controlled nightmare.