What does oaf mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lout, clod, stumblebum, goon, oaf, lubber, lummox, lump, gawk(noun)

    an awkward stupid person

GCIDE

  1. Oaf(n.)

    A clumsy or awkward person.

  2. Origin: [See Auf.]

Wiktionary

  1. oaf(Noun)

    An elf's child; a changeling left by fairies or goblins, hence, a deformed or foolish child.

  2. oaf(Noun)

    A person, especially a large male, who is clumsy or a simpleton; an idiot.

    Ouch! You dropped that box on my feet, you lumbering oaf!

Webster Dictionary

  1. Oaf(noun)

    originally, an elf's child; a changeling left by fairies or goblins; hence, a deformed or foolish child; a simpleton; an idiot

  2. Origin: [See Auf.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Oaf

    ōf, n. a foolish or deformed child left by the fairies in place of another: a dolt, an idiot.—adj. Oaf′ish, idiotic, doltish. [Elf.]

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Anagrams for oaf »

  1. fao, FAO

  2. of a

  3. Fao

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of oaf in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of oaf in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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