Definition of goofball
1 slang : a barbiturate sleeping pill
2 : a goofy person
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Standout performances include Ben Kingsley as the goofball, uninvolved former Afghan President Hamid Karzai.
From Daenerys’ dragons to the epic Battle of Blackwater, this goofball video from College Humor boils down major plot points from Game of Thrones’ second season and serves them up in classic RPG style.
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Definition of goofball for English Language Learners
: a silly or stupid person
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