Definition of juggins in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈdʒʌɡɪnz/


British informal, dated
A simple-minded or gullible person: you silly juggins


Late 19th century: perhaps from the surname Juggins, from Jug (see jug); compare with muggins.

Words that rhyme with juggins

Huggins, muggins

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Line breaks: jug|gins

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