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juggins

[ juhg-inz ]
/ ˈdʒʌg ɪnz /
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noun, plural jug·gins·es.Chiefly British.
a simpleton.
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Origin of juggins

First recorded in 1835–45; origin uncertain
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British Dictionary definitions for juggins

juggins
/ (ˈdʒʌɡɪnz) /

noun
British informal a silly person; simpleton

Word Origin for juggins

C19: special use of the surname Juggins
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