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Discussion in 'Dictionary Additions' started by gramman, Nov 25, 2013.

  1. gramman

    gramman Senior Member

    Term: turkey

    Your definition or explanation: A person who is silly, foolish, stupid, inept, incompetent, ineffectual, thoughtless, annoying, unpleasant, unappealling, or undesirable. (E.g., a persistent WRF rule violator.)

    Example: "He’s a real turkey, but he’s a damn good ballplayer."

    One or more places you have seen the term:

    a post on Change of Subject
    , a blog published by the Chicago Tribune

    Cubs Down on the Farm Report – 09/19/13

    Qetaki confirms that he’s a first class turkey

    Have you looked for this term or meaning in dictionaries? Yes

    Have you found it? Yes

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    This came up in an earlier WRF thread: turkey=stupid, silly
     
    Last edited: Nov 25, 2013

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