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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]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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!"
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Translations

berk

[bɜːk] N (Brit) → imbécil mf, gilipollas mf (Sp) , huevón/ona m/f (LAm)
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

berk

[ˈbɜːrk] n (British)con(ne) m/f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

berk

n (Brit inf) → Dussel m (inf)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

berk

[bɜːk] n (Brit) (fam!) → povero/a scemo/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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But the flip side of the gig economy, so named because workers take gigs rather than full-time traditional jobs, is that employers can have too much of an upper hand, Burks said.
Burks is a graduate of the University of Mississippi with a Bachelor of Business Administration concentrating in Managerial Finance, and a graduate of Leadership Mississippi.
Hood and Burks have been singled out as likely candidates, seeing as both have expiring contracts and are unlikely to be part of Cleveland's future plans.
Playing just his third game for Cleveland after a trade from Utah, Burks threw down a two-handed dunk with 3.2 seconds remaining, and the Cavaliers avoided a fourth-quarter collapse and edged the Brooklyn Nets 99-97 on Monday night.
"Everyone is going to get older and a lot of younger people dread being old because it doesn't look appealing," Burks says.
Ruth Coker Burks was 25 and a young mother when she went to University Hospital in Little Rock, Ark., to help care for a friend who had cancer.
An experienced sales and marketing professional, Burks has been responsible for building a solid team, goal setting, execution, and fundraising at Partpic since its founding in 2013.
For more information, contact co-owners Brig Bearden, Publisher or Lyn Burks, Editor In Chief at (877) 768-5550.
Burks' collection, called the Traveler, is comprised of a pair of chairs--American and European versions--that explore the similarities and differences between the two cultures.
Burks, who is in her mid-40s, is charged with felony deadly conduct.
Even as Burks rules the town with an iron fist through in his sheriff's role, he finds within him the capability of building a loving home environment against all odds.
Almost a third of the children had a permanent change and were no longer egg-allergic," Burks said.