- adj. humorous Resistant to the mistakes of foolish people.
- idiot + -proof (Wiktionary)
“The device was sophisticated but easy to use, employing an idiotproof suicide detonator tied to an off-the-shelf GPS unit mounted on top of the housing.”
“The best thing about these biscuits is they are superquick to make, and honestly, fairly idiotproof.”
“Bush inherited a juggernaut, bulletproof, idiotproof 12 TRILLION dollar economy and a government that had 250 BILLION dollar annual budget surplus.”
“THE REAL SECRET OF MYST'S AMAZING SUCCESS WAS the combination of near-photorealistic graphics and an idiotproof means of navigating an imaginary world.”
“Make it idiotproof and someone will make a better idiot.”
“When it comes with Vista, the first day gave me a blue screen and it tried to do everything for me and I could do it manually in a few minutes, going through the Vista wizards and troubleshooting stuff ended up taking up a whole evening of frustration … Trying to make everything idiotproof made Vista an Idiot OS.”
“What I can say is that our system works because we make it almost idiotproof.”
“But I'm completely convinced that just as soon as something becomes idiotproof - nature provides a better idiot.”
“• Leave around a few idiotproof recipes and hope your guests make dinner for you.”
“The Singnet setup is really idiotproof easy 3 steps and vola my internet connection is up and less than 10 mins, my modem router is ready to serve my whole family:”
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Obviates the need for other devices or calculations--it will have a button for everything, and it will solve everything.
A somewhat discriminatory list of words and phrases collected for their euphonic or arcane appeal, interesting etymology, or concise definition of an otherwise unnamed phenomenon or concept.
Crap in my backpack; the lab.
* self-reminder: simpler spelling, oldest english words, bahuvrihi words?, anchor-ideas, dbrwntrix
* surviva-list: locavore, cowpooling, occupatile...
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