Definitions for doofusˈdu fəs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

doo•fusˈdu fəs(n.)(pl.)-fus•es.

or du•fus

  1. Slang.a foolish or inept person.

    Category: Informal

Origin of doofus:

1960–65,Amer.; prob. alter. of earlier goofus ; cf. goof

Princeton's WordNet

  1. dimwit, nitwit, half-wit, doofus(noun)

    a stupid incompetent person


  1. doofus(Noun)

    A person with poor judgment and taste

  2. Origin: From the German word doof, also related to dolt


  1. Doofus

    Doofus is an alternative comic by Rick Altergott about two foolish creeps, Doofus and his pal Henry Hotchkiss, and their adventures in Flowertown USA. Doofus has appeared in various publications, including the Seattle Stranger, Heavy Metal, and comic books published by Fantagraphics Books such as Doofus, Doofus Omnibus, Raisin Pie and later issues of Hate.


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