American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. Slang An incompetent, foolish, or stupid person.
- n. slang A person with poor judgment and taste
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. Slang a person who is stupid or inept; -- used contemptuously.
- n. a stupid incompetent person
- From German doof ("stupid"); related to dolt. (Wiktionary)
- Perhaps blend of doof, fool (from Scots) and goofus, fool (from goof). (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“Apparently either one doofus is sitting in his/her parents 'basement cranking out this meaningless garbage under different names (just like during the' 08 campaign) or they've let the cat out of the bag by not realizing that now we know they're signing on to the same right wing 'instructional' website to get their assignment for the day!”
“And this doofus is running for the president of the united states?”
“That doofus is the former president of my university.”
“Not sure why you are responding to someone you characterized as a doofus/clown but I suspect that it is not uncommon to express wholly uncredible opinions.”
“Naturally as I'm doing the search I am asked by other staff members what I am looking for and I'm sure as I relate to them what's going on they are thinking, This goddamn doofus is a librarian?”
“It’s just so unbelievable how this country got to the point where this doofus is running the show.”
“Medved represents the uninformed and moralistic yokel given a bullhorn — in other words, a doofus for the doofuses to latch onto.”
“The awkward, bulkiness that makes you look like a doofus is the same thing that protects your head.”
“We feel that Larry Fine, while being fairly amusing, is more accurately described as a doofus, not a stooge," said Hollywood legend Carl Reiner.”
“Maybe, but it's not much fun for those of us who are stuck with the "doofus" as our Senator.”
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...but way smarter than asphalt ;)
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