cretin


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a person of subnormal intelligence

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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?
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.
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.
Having experienced two house fires, one caused by a firework-mad cretin, we know the skill and wonder of firefighters and paramedics.
The only thing that is funny about this cretin is the fact he thinks he is funny.
It's just sad that the decent, hard-working people of Liverpool get tarred with the same brush as this idiot, who because he can kick a ball, is idolised instead of denounced as the cretin he is.
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.
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 has jetted off to the holiday resort in his latest desperate bid too woo Georgia.
I would much rather see Philip Laing - currently working hard for his PhD in being a complete witless cretin - packed off to Afghanistan, where young men of his generation are fighting and dying.
All of this I believe because Gazza is a nasty, mixed-up, gormless cretin.
If some cretin in your family asks to watch Friends or Buffy The Vampire Slayer at any point during the golf, poke them in each of their eyes with the butt of a wooden spoon and tell them they can't.
THE cretin - or cretins - who attacked Encino houses of worship and religious institutions in the last two weeks attacked us all.
IF ever proof was needed that George Bush is a Grade A cretin, the man himself supplied it last week.
A lot of fans paid good money to see 11 against 11 and Riley ruined their day," whined one cretin.