nitwit

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as in fool
a silly flighty person a nitwit who never should have been given a position of responsibility in the company

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“Nitwit.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nitwit. Accessed 3 Mar. 2024.

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