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Definitions for duffer
ˈdʌf ərduf·fer

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. duffernoun

    an incompetent or clumsy person

    "as a golfer he was only a duffer"

Wiktionary

  1. duffernoun

    An incompetent or clumsy person.

  2. duffernoun

    A player having little skill, especially a golfer who duffs.

  3. duffernoun

    A pedlar or hawker, especially one selling cheap or substandard goods.

  4. duffernoun

    Cheap or substandard goods sold by a duffer.

  5. duffernoun

    A cow that does not produce milk.

  6. duffernoun

    A cattle thief; one who alters the brands of cattle.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Duffernoun

    a peddler or hawker, especially of cheap, flashy articles, as sham jewelry; hence, a sham or cheat

  2. Duffernoun

    a stupid, awkward, inefficient person

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Duffer

    duf′ėr, n. a dull plodding person: a fogy, useless old fellow: a counterfeit coin: a claim or mine which proves unproductive.—ns. Duff′erdom, Duff′erism.

  2. Duffer

    duf′ėr, n. a peddler of dubious goods, sham jewellery, &c.: one who fakes up sham articles, or duffs cattle.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of duffer in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of duffer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of duffer in a Sentence

  1. Ross Duffer:

    Ross Duffer and Matt Duffer know what the end is, and we know when it is. [ The pandemic ] has given us time to look ahead, figure out what is best for the show. Starting to fill that out gave us a better idea of how long we need to tell that story.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    If a person's post gets support from many or most people in own individual's social media account , then its reason could be any or all of the following : a) He is either an influential and/or has a lot of money. b) It is from a girl or woman called honey c) Host is perceived as duffer or supporters are dummy. d) The thing shared is very common and ordinary e) S/he is made fun or fool by voters being funny

  3. Anuj Somany:

    Sensible dog cautions all animals that pandemic is a hoax created by wolf in lion's clothing for personal gains,but duffer donkeys don't believe it. Crafty fox for merely own profit talks about it round the clock thru all channels to disseminate lies and make the environment of fear in the forest full of asses who only and easily accept this rumor. Beast are enjoying feast everyday because of this drama.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    It is neither the duffer nor the mediocre ,but the talented employees who are always sincere & diligent suffer the most because of the sycophancy work-culture being nurtured by the top brass in the private organization.

  5. Anuj Somany:

    Bigger the bluffer/bootlicker/duffer ; better the chance for that employee to go up the corporate ladder oft faster, attain higher position,remain mostly happier in job/career and often spend a long tenure with a single employer in the private sector.

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