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synonyms for ninny

  • clodpoll
  • ass
  • birdbrain
  • blockhead
  • bonehead
  • boob
  • buffoon
  • clod
  • clown
  • cretin
  • dimwit
  • dolt
  • dope
  • dunce
  • dunderhead
  • fathead
  • goose
  • idiot
  • ignoramus
  • imbecile
  • innocent
  • jackass
  • jerk
  • lightweight
  • loon
  • moron
  • nerd
  • nincompoop
  • nitwit
  • numskull
  • oaf
  • sap
  • schlemiel
  • simpleton
  • stooge
  • sucker
  • tomfool
  • turkey
  • twerp
  • twit
  • victim
  • dumb ox
  • halfwit
  • lamebrain
  • mooncalf
  • softhead
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antonyms for ninny

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  • brain
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How to use ninny in a sentence

Before forty there is yet a chance that the budding ninny may desert, and degenerate into a prig, a Philistine, or a physician.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 108, APRIL 6, 1895VARIOUS
And you would spill blood sooner than your betters should know it—ye ninny-cumpoops!
IT IS NEVER TOO LATE TO MENDCHARLES READE
You ninny, do you suppose it was by accident that Elsin Grey became our guest?
THE RECKONINGROBERT W. CHAMBERS
But I went to the girl herself, as you would have done if you hadn't been such a ninny; but you're always a ninny.
EAST ANGELSCONSTANCE FENIMORE WOOLSON
He's not such a ninny-headed feller neither as you seem to take him for, Mr. Sedley.
MANNERS, VOL 2 OF 3FRANCES BROOKE
The man whose hands are taught no skill, who is trained to no profession, is a ninny, or nearly so.
AIMS AND AIDS FOR GIRLS AND YOUNG WOMENGEORGE SUMNER WEAVER
He made a point of bowing distantly to Mrs. Williamson, and flushed even now at the thought of having been such a ninny!
A LITTLE GIRL OF LONG AGOAMANDA MILLIE DOUGLAS
And when he said this, the whole Court laughed, and they said that Simple Simon would never cease to be a ninny.
THE BLUE ROSE FAIRY BOOKMAURICE BARING
But let that pass, I understand myself; and I am sure I have not talked so much like a ninny.
THE HISTORY OF DON QUIXOTE DE LA MANCHAMIGUEL DE CERVANTES SAAVEDRA
Now, it is upon record that, at a remote age, there was a fiddler called Pagan Ninny.
LADY EUREKA, V. 2 (OF 3)ROBERT FOLKESTONE WILLIAMS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO NINNY

  • beefhead
  • bonehead
  • chump
  • clodpoll
  • dolt
  • dummy
  • dunce
  • fool
  • halfwit
  • hardhead
  • harebrain
  • idiot
  • jackass
  • knucklehead
  • moron
  • nincompoop
  • ninny
  • noodle
  • numskull
  • oaf
  • simpleton
  • tomfool
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