numpty

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numpty

(ˈnʌmptɪ)
n, pl -ties
informal Scot a stupid person
[C20: of unknown origin]
Translations

numpty

n (Brit inf) → (Ober)trottel m (inf)
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I don't like the politics, the structure, and the game is weighted towards numpties.
There are few numpties I can think of - they can all play and beat you up.
Snooker supremo Barry Hearn hit back blasting the comments as "disrespectful" before O'Sullivan, 41, took it one step further and said: "Come on numpties, knock me off the tour.
So I reckon it's the hipster numpties with the knives who are at fault.
Which is a shame because - and I can't believe I'm saying this - he has 100 per cent more know-how and experience than any of the numpties in Corbyn's cabinet.
Will the numpties who are responsible for the screening of these close-ups realise that the vast majority of the older generation take exception to the way they are depicted on TV.
Speaking at the end of the session, he said: "I have never seen a bunch of numpties with lack of vision, lack of passion.
These numpties were simply displaying an impatience, arrogance and disregard for other road users that is witnessed all too commonly on our highways.
WHAT is this obsession with the letter 'x' and why do so many numpties insist on saying 'excetera' and 'expresso'?
If it's not one of the drifters, texters, tailgaters or clueless drivers putting you and your car at risk, then the numpties in mall car parks who park so close to you and then just swing their doors open, not giving any thought to what is next to them - leaving you with a nice dent in your door - will get you.
The owners decide to invest hundreds of millions if the strike happy numpties will agree to certain conditions and they turn it down
When will those people who elect these numpties get a brain and kick them out?