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oaf

Pronunciation: /əʊf/

Translation of oaf in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 (clumsy, stupid person) zoquete (masculine and feminine) [colloquial/familiar], zopenco, (masculine, feminine) [colloquial/familiar] 1.2 (rude person) bruto, (masculine, feminine)
    Example sentences
    • That is, I am insensitive, brutal, clumsy and a big oaf.
    • Our branch contains a fair number of clumsy oafs and we own a hard boat with plenty of deck space for stumbling about.
    • Seriously, if a man is a clumsy oaf before you met him, he'll always have that streak of clumsiness.

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