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twerp

also twirp  (twûrp)
n. Slang
A person regarded as insignificant and contemptible.

[Origin unknown.]

twerp

(twɜːp) or

twirp

n
informal a silly, weak-minded, or contemptible person
[C20: of unknown origin]
ˈtwerpy, ˈtwirpy adj

twerp

or twirp

(twɜrp)

n.
Slang. an insignificant or despicable person.
[1920–25; orig. uncertain]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.twerp - someone who is regarded as contemptibletwerp - someone who is regarded as contemptible
simpleton, simple - a person lacking intelligence or common sense

twerp

also twirp
noun
Slang. An insignificant but arrogant and obnoxious young person:
Informal: squirt.
Translations
pitomec
typerys
budala
ばか
바보
dumskalle
คนโง่
kẻ ngu ngốc

twerp

[twɜːp] Nidiota mf, bruto/a m/f
you twerp!¡imbécil!

twerp

[ˈtwɜːrp] ncrétin(e) m/f

twerp

n (inf)Einfaltspinsel m (inf), → Hohlkopf m (inf)

twerp

[twɜːp] n (fam) → idiota m/f

twerp

أَحْمَق pitomec Trottel σαχλαμάρας imbécil typerys idiot budala cretino ばか 바보 dwaas tosk cymbał idiota упрек dumskalle คนโง่ avanak kẻ ngu ngốc 笨蛋
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I'm just surprised that after being daft enough to marry that trumped-up little twerp she didn't do it sooner.
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Cardinal Burns also recasts Banksy as the risible twerp you suspect he truly is and, in Young Dreams, skewers the artificial world of Made In Chelsea.
Last week we read of another twerp who wants to ban cars from the city.
THERE was a point in the 5ive gig where I couldn't help but think back to Blackadder Goes Forth, and the music hall episode in which Stephen Fry proclaims: "The Three Twerps were one Twerp short - again
They've got Antwerp but we've got Malcolm Rifkind - an even bigger twerp.
I feel like charging around and kissing strangers on the face like that annoying twerp in the Ladbrokes advertisements.
Now I realise that I was bit of a twerp in our relationship and took for granted her loveliness only to be eventually punished by her exit.
Food was again the theme as the contest to find Britain's most obnoxious career-obsessed twerp entered week five.
And you also feel like abit of a twerp rocking back and forth.
and this twerp is taken seriously as the devil or something?