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twerp

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

[Origin unknown.]
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twerp

(twɜːp) or

twirp

n
informal a silly, weak-minded, or contemptible person
[C20: of unknown origin]
ˈtwerpy, ˈtwirpy adj
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

twerp

or twirp

(twɜrp)

n.
Slang. an insignificant or despicable person.
[1920–25; orig. uncertain]
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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
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twerp

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

twerp

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

twerp

[ˈtwɜːrp] ncrétin(e) m/f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

twerp

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

twerp

[twɜːp] n (fam) → idiota m/f
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

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
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
References in periodicals archive ?
Inter N&S Cham F&W Grif awards x x x x x awarer x awmrie x dwarfs x x x x x Owerby x qwerty x x swaraj x x x swards x x x x swardy x x Swarga x swarms x x x x x swerve x x swarth x x x swarty x x x Swerga x swerve x x x x x swirls x x x x swirly x x x x swirlz x swords x x x x x twerps x x x x twirls x x x x twirly x x x twirps x x x Owerby and swirlz are not even on the onelook.com extended list of 106 words; the latter may well be a typo.