Definitions for nincompoopˈnɪn kəmˌpup, ˈnɪŋ-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. nincompoop, poop, ninny(noun)

    a stupid foolish person


  1. nincompoop(Noun)

    A silly or foolish person.

  2. Origin: Earlier (1676) nicompoop, possibly from Latin non compos mentis, although the original meaning of “fop” cast doubt on this origin. Earliest known use of nincompoop spelling is from 1680.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nincompoop(noun)

    a fool; a silly or stupid person

  2. Origin: [A corruption of non compos.]

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  • imbècil, panoli, tonto, idiota, beneit, fava, babau, estúpid, bovo, ximpleCatalan, Valencian
  • knallert, skvadderhoved, idiot, fjolsDanish
  • Trottel, Dummkopf, EinfaltspinselGerman
  • κουτορνίθιGreek
  • sosaina, bobo, panoli, tonto, soso, gilipollas, lila, memo, imbécil, primo, majadero, pavitonto, Juan Lanas, papanatas, pasmarote, benditoSpanish
  • tohelo, tollo, tolvanaFinnish
  • crétin, cloche, bercé trop près du mur, ravi, dadais, abruti, con, benêt, sot, niais, nigaud, démoulé trop tôt, connard, débile, imbécile, cornichon, mal cuit, simplet, gourde, demeuréFrench
  • טפש, טפשהHebrew
  • ապուշ, տխմար, հիմարArmenian
  • fáviti, fábjáni, fífl, einfeldningur, beinasniIcelandic
  • babbeo, coglione, cretino, idiota, imbecille, stupidoItalian
  • うすらとんかち, あんぽんたん, おたんちんJapanese
  • अर्धवटMarathi
  • oetlul, domoor, stommeling, lomperdDutch
  • tullebukkNorwegian
  • głupiecPolish
  • boboPortuguese
  • дурачокRussian
  • nesposobnjaković, glupko, idiot, glupanSerbo-Croatian
  • nöt, pucko, fjompa, dumbom, störding, flane, dumhuvud, idiotSwedish

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