One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘the MP was caricatured as a dupe and a dullard’
idiot, fool, stupid person, simpleton, ignoramus, oaf, dunce, dolt, moron, cretin, imbecile
informal duffer, nincompoop, booby, dope, chump, nitwit, dimwit, airhead, birdbrain, lamebrain, pea-brain, numbskull, thickhead, fathead, blockhead, bonehead, dunderhead, meathead, muttonhead, wooden-head, dipstick, dumb-bell, noodle, dumbo, dum-dum, ass, donkey, jerk
British informal wally, berk, divvy, nit, mug, pillock, prat, wazzock, silly billy
North American informal doofus, goof, goofball, putz, bozo, boob, lamer, lummox, dummy, turkey
NZ Australian informal galah, dingbat, drongo
British vulgar slang knobhead
North American vulgar slang asshat
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