dummkopf

[ doo m-kawf, -kawpf, duhm- ]SEE DEFINITION OF dummkopf
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DUMMKOPF

She hesitated and he yelled out, "Dummkopf" and then turned to me and smiled.

We stay here—ja—because this Dummkopf has the controls gebrochen!

The waiter did not know what it was and the irascible Teuton informed him bluntly that he was a Dummkopf.

Didn't you feel their stun guns, Dummkopf, when they sprung the trap—too soon, Gott sei Dank?

WORD ORIGIN

1809 (dom cop), from German dummkopf, literally "dumb head;" see dumb (adj.) + cup (n.).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR DUMMKOPF

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.