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duffer

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1 as in bungler, fumbler

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2 as in bastard, shoddy

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“Duffer.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/duffer. Accessed 2 Apr. 2020.

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