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nitwit
American English: /ˈnɪtˌwɪt/
British English: /ˈnɪtwɪt/

Translation of nitwit in Spanish:

noun

  • [colloquial] [dated]
    bobo, (-ba) (masculine, feminine) [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • Then I found out I was just a sentimental schmuck like those flighty nitwits I've always pitied.
    • The eager anticipation of these voters tells me they did not stand in line for hours & hours, in pouring rain, to vote for an incompetent nitwit.
    • And he's making several generations of pro golfers look like nitwits.

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