Definition of knuckle-dragger in English:

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knuckle-dragger

noun

informal
A stupid or loutish person.
Example sentences
  • Just up the road, some mindless knuckle draggers have smashed up a bus stop.
  • Indian restaurants must have some sort of magnetic attraction for all knuckle draggers, like pretty girls have to the walking dead.
  • There are also still some knuckle-draggers who think housework is women's stuff, an affront to their masculinity.

Derivatives

knuckle-dragging

adjective

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: knuck·le-drag·ger

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