One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A stupid or annoying person.
idiot, ass, halfwit, nincompoop, blockhead, buffoon, dunce, dolt, ignoramus, cretin, imbecile, dullard, moron, simpleton, clodView synonyms
- ‘So no, Gordon, I don't hate Easter eggs themselves, just the marketing wazzocks who foist them on us from January 1st each year.’
- ‘At least I got a new monitor, inherited from an unidentifiable wazzock who had stuck a sticky address label onto the screen.’
1970s: of unknown origin.
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