prat

noun \ ˈprat \

Definition of prat

British
:a stupid or foolish person

Examples of prat in a Sentence

  1. He acts like a real prat sometimes.

  2. I need competent people for this job, and all they send me are prats.

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Origin and Etymology of prat

probably from argot prat buttocks


PRAT Defined for English Language Learners

prat

noun

Definition of prat for English Language Learners

  • : a stupid or foolish person


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