[ goof-bawl ]
/ ˈgufˌbɔl /
an extremely incompetent, eccentric, or silly person.
a pill containing a barbiturate or a tranquilizing drug.
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British Dictionary definitions for goofball
/ (ˈɡuːfˌbɔːl) /
noun US and Canadian slang
a barbiturate sleeping pill
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Medical definitions for goofball
A barbiturate or tranquilizer in the form of a pill, especially when taken for nonmedical purposes.
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