Definition of schlepper in English:

schlepper

(also shlepper)

noun

North American
informal
  • An inept or stupid person.

    • ‘He brushed the suggestion aside, saying, ‘Nonsense, I'm just a cartoon schlepper.’’
    • ‘Whatever trendy way is devised for us to lug around our overloaded daily must-haves, the backpack lives as the staple schlepper for kids.’
    • ‘He then could exit as a statesman rather than a ‘small-town schlepper,’ the term that the former commissioner once used to describe him.’
    idiot, ass, halfwit, nincompoop, blockhead, buffoon, dunce, dolt, ignoramus, cretin, imbecile, dullard, moron, simpleton, clod
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Origin

1930s: Yiddish, from shlepn (see schlep).

Pronunciation

schlepper

/ˈʃlɛpər//ˈSHlepər/