What does twerp mean?

Definitions for twerp
twɜrptwerp

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word twerp.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. twerp, twirp, twit(noun)

    someone who is regarded as contemptible

Wiktionary

  1. twerp(Noun)

    A fool, a twit.

    Now you've broken it, you twerp!

  2. twerp(Noun)

    A small or puny person; one regarded as insignificant, contemptible.

    Get out of my way, you little twerp!

  3. twerp(Noun)

    A person who can be bullied playfully, or easily teased. Sometimes used as a pet-name (often for a younger sibling).

  4. Origin: Of uncertain origin. The Oxford English Dictionary writes that it may have been coined (perhaps by ) around 1910 from the name of T. W. Earp. However, the Dictionary of American Slang writes that it was in use in 1874. It may be a form of dwarf (compare Middle English dwerf, Low German Twarg). It may derive from the onomatopoeia twirp.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of twerp in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of twerp in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Images & Illustrations of twerp

  1. twerptwerptwerp

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Translations for twerp

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • pendejo, bobalicónSpanish
  • ettertjeDutch
  • дурак, простофиля, тупица, ничтожествоRussian
  • krpecSlovak

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