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[doo m-kawf, -kawpf, duhm-] /ˈdʊmˌkɔf, -ˌkɔpf, ˈdʌm-/

a stupid person; dumbbell; blockhead.

1809 (dom cop), from German dummkopf, literally “dumb head;” see dumb (adj.) + cup (n.).


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