cretin


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a person of subnormal intelligence

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Eddie Cretin discovered that by sticking with a single brand of product for every model--including upgrades--he can get big discounts from suppliers.
It is clear that Cretin is much more concerned with God, His Church, and the mysteries and miracles of dogma than with the "Angelicques traitz" and other "attraits" of Delie's body, her precious and undulating "lineature" which deploys itself "sur Base assise et bien suyvie," "creux et rondz obliques" of the "Plinte" - nothing is missing, it is all there - splendors which the eye caresses and upon which it feasts.
Never mind a few weeds and a bit of litter here and there, why isn't Liam Byrne campaigning to rid the streets of the hooded cretin creature?
Helpful too would have been systematic references to related musical settings based on Ockeghem's models and to the numerous citations of his music in contemporaneous poems by Molinet, Cretin and others, some of which bear on matters of chronology, intertextuality, and cultural history.
95) is to declare yourself an illiterate, an enemy of history, a cretin of the first order.
Agee is a trustee of Cretin Derham Hall High School in St.
Yet that's exactly what that wee cretin Dappy did last week.
What kind of legal system is it that only gives 21 months to this cretin boy racer who will only serve half the sentence anyway?
Michel Cretin (France), Henri Grethen (Luxembourg) and Harald Noack (Germany) will thus attend a hearing, as will the candidates for their succession, Huber Weber (Austria), current president of the Court, David Bostock (UK), Maarten B.
Between their creators Aardman winning Oscars and their creations appearing on the tie of every office cretin in Britain as well as fronting several hugely successful ad campaigns, it's easy to forget how close to genius these works really are.
The cretin who threw it should be banned from football but would probably get off on a peel.
How low can this cretin and his cohorts stoop in their attempt to abolish the welfare system in this country under the guise of getting people back to work.
Along the way, our heroes encounter an escaped cheetah, a pair of attractive twins with decidedly off-putting toilet habits, enough loutish white racists to counterbalance any offense the film's plentiful Asian cliches might give and a boil-necked cretin whose wife enjoys group sex.
All of this I believe because Gazza is a nasty, mixed-up, gormless cretin.
IF ever proof was needed that George Bush is a Grade A cretin, the man himself supplied it last week.