Simple Definition of twerp
: someone who is stupid or annoying
Full Definition of twerp
: a silly, insignificant, or contemptible person
Examples of twerp
Some little twerp took her seat.
Her boyfriend's just a pretentious twerp.
Origin of twerp
First Known Use: circa 1923
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