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mooncalf

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a person who lacks good sense or judgment
  • he was a helpless mooncalf when it came to making decisions about even the most trivial things

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The first known use of mooncalf was in 1614

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“Mooncalf.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/mooncalf. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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