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My cousin fairly lost his temper at this, and cursed the other for a thin-skinned numbskull.
ATHELSTANE FORDALLEN UPWARD
E 'as more happetite than gumption, and swallers anythink that comes 'andy, like the jolt-'ed or numbskull that 'e is. '
BASS, PIKE, PERCH, AND OTHERSJAMES ALEXANDER HENSHALL
You 've put over your fake; you 've had your laugh; you 've framed it so I 'll be the butt of every numbskull in Ohadi.
THE CROSS-CUTCOURTNEY RYLEY COOPER
“What a numbskull I was to throw it there and not tell anyone about it,” he thought to himself.
THE FIREBUGROY J. SNELL
Half awake again, I had a cursing spree, calling myself fifty kinds of a numbskull.
STAMPED CAUTIONRAYMOND ZINKE GALLUN
Opportunity still visits the neighborhood, but the path leading to Mister Numbskull's home is grown up in weeds.
LAUGH AND LIVEDOUGLAS FAIRBANKS
Has it never come intil your thick numbskull that the poor fule lassie is sick wi' love for ye, ye dour-faced loon?
THE MASTER OF APPLEBYFRANCIS LYNDE
Johann, how can you expect a heavy-minded numbskull like Miller to understand!
TRAMPING ON LIFEHARRY KEMP
"I've taken a notion into my old numbskull," observed Silver.
TREASURE ISLANDROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
I broke my hip when we lived in Steelville, and the doctor was a numbskull.
A FAR COUNTRY, COMPLETEWINSTON CHURCHILL
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WORDS RELATED TO NUMBSKULL

  • blockhead
  • dolt
  • donkey
  • dope
  • dunce
  • fool
  • idiot
  • imbecile
  • jackass
  • nitwit
  • numbskull
  • simpleton
  • twit
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