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grufty jim
grufty jim
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Nov 24, 2002, 20:17
You might be interested to know that "numpty" is one of the words currently being officially considered for the OED. It will be defined as: " (noun: stupid person)".

The etymology dictionary is unclear about it's origins, but suggests "probably of Scottish origin".

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