Examples of doofus in a Sentence
Don't be such a doofus.
I don't want to be partnered on the project with that doofus.
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But there’s just no way that 29 women yearned to marry this American-Eagle-assistant-manager-ass doofus and go live with him in Arizona forever.
The Workaholics trio of Adam DeVine, Anders Holms, and Blake Anderson reunite for this Netflix-original comedy about three doofuses who leap into action after their swanky hotel is taken over by terrorists.
Officer Dixon at first glance seems a classic mouth-breathing doofus with a comic malevolence that is vintage Sam Rockwell.
Terry Bradshaw was benched in Pittsburgh and got the reputation for being a doofus.
The temptation is obvious: Senior national-security professionals regard Trump as something between (at best) a reckless incompetent doofus and (at worst) an outright Russian espionage asset.
Nor is that problem ameliorated when Jack, Stephanie and Stevie are soon joined by a hunky doofus who, as coincidence would have it, is both Jack’s best friend and Stevie’s recent hookup.
One of the main reasons Clinton lost was that her central campaign platform plank was her assertion that Trump is a creep, a jerk and a doofus.
And sure enough, here’s a doofus leaning in for a closer look.
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DOOFUS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of doofus for English Language Learners
: a stupid or foolish person
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