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du·fus

 (do͞o′fəs)
n.
Variant of doofus.
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doo•fus

or du•fus

(ˈdu fəs)
n., pl. -fus•es.
Slang. a foolish or inept person.
[1960–65, Amer.; probably alter. of earlier goofus; compare goof]
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