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patzer

play
noun pat·zer \ˈpät-sər, ˈpat-\

Definition of patzer

  1. :  an inept chess player



Variants of patzer

also potzer \ˈpät-\

Origin of patzer

probably from German Patzer bungler, from patzen to blunder


First Known Use: 1959


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