nincompoopery
noun see nincompoop

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • nincompoopery — See nincompoop. * * * …   Universalium

  • nincompoopery — noun The beliefs and behaviours of a nincompoop; idiocy …   Wiktionary

  • nincompoopery — nin·com·poop·ery …   English syllables

  • nincompoopery — noun see nincompoop …   Useful english dictionary

  • nincompoop — nincompoopery, n. nincompoopish, adj. /nin keuhm poohp , ning /, n. a fool or simpleton. [1670 80; orig. uncert.] * * * …   Universalium

  • nincompoop — noun Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1676 fool, simpleton • nincompoopery noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • nin|com|poop|er|y — «NIHN kuhm POO puhr ee», noun. lack of good judgment and sense; foolishness: »he nincompoopery of customers who persist in buying cars they cannot afford... (Atlantic) …   Useful english dictionary

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