oaf
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /əʊf/
  • (America) IPA: /oʊf/
Noun

oaf (plural oafs)

  1. (pejorative) 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!
  2. (obsolete) An elf's child; a changeling left by fairies or goblins, hence, a deformed or foolish child.
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