oaf definition

  • noun:
    • people regarded as stupid or clumsy.
    • An elf's youngster; a changeling kept by fairies or goblins, for this reason, a deformed or foolish child.
    • someone, specifically a large male, who's clumsy or a simpleton; an idiot.
    • Originally, an elf's kid; a changeling kept by fairies or goblins; hence, a deformed or foolish youngster; a simpleton; an idiot.
    • A clumsy or uncomfortable person.
    • In popular superstition, a changeling; a foolish or otherwise faulty kid remaining by fairies instead of another carried down by them.
    • A dolt; an idiot; a blockhead; a simpleton.
    • an awkward stupid individual

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