numpty

/ (ˈnʌmptɪ) /

noun plural -ties

Scot informal a stupid person

Nearby words

  1. nummular,
  2. nummulite,
  3. nummulitic,
  4. nummulitic limestone,
  5. numnah,
  6. numskull,
  7. nun,
  8. nun buoy,
  9. nun river,
  10. nun's cloth

Word Origin for numpty

C20: of unknown origin

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