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staumrel

[ stam-ruhl, stawm- ]
/ ˈstæm rəl, ˈstɔm- /
Scot.
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adjective

stupid; half-witted.

noun

a stupid person.

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Also stamm·rel [stam-ruhl], /ˈstæm rəl/, staume·ral [stam-ruhl, stam-uh-ruhl, stawm-ruhl, staw-muh-ruhl]. /ˈstæm rəl, ˈstæm ə rəl, ˈstɔm rəl, ˈstɔ mə rəl/.

Origin of staumrel

1780–90; staumer, Scots variant of stammer + -rel
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