oafish


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Synonyms for oafish

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ill-mannered and coarse and contemptible in behavior or appearance

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Mental images of inept accountants, oafish clothing-store clerks, and laughing tax auditors were ripped from the mottled bark and sprayed into oblivion.
One would have thought it impossible to surpass the oafish reaction of Morton Kondracke, formerly executive editor of T.
The idea that ladies should be able to have the facility to be able to travel on the railways, without having to contend with the oafish behaviour and total lack of respect towards the fairer sex displayed by certain members of the travelling public, is I believe, an eminently sensible suggestion
3 THE COOK, THE THIEF, HIS WIFE & HER LOVER (1989)Dame Helen is the wife of an oafish restaurant owner and has an affair with a regular patron.
In 2011, the BBC apologised to Mexico over remarks made on Top Gear that characterised Mexicans as lazy and oafish.
One of them, Mitchell, could even be the real love child of Big School's oafish PE teacher Trevor Gunn.
After Tiny's less than romantic night with Val, discovering she's HIV positive and giving her a thump, the oafish bread delivery man should use his loaf and not accuse her of being "diseased goods".
He's had a special sign made for their student house and an oafish plan to lure gullible girls back to his hot tub.
Unfortunately, neither lad knows Jeff's address so they embark on a madcap misadventure in search of inspiration, crossing paths with Nicole's oafish jock boyfriend Randy (Jonathan Keltz).
She returns home from a check up to find her oafish husband Leif (Kim Bodnia) in flagrante delicto with blonde accountant Tilde (Christiane Schaumburg-Muller).
It's harder to be cruel to someone when you know they're a good guy and Mertesacker, who I had unfairly considered an oafish bully, seems a lovely bloke.
Rebuffing the advances of the oafish PEmaster, Elizabeth sets her sights on handsome new teacher Scott Delacorte (Justin Timberlake).
Rebuffing the advances of oafish PE master Russell Gettis (Segel), Elizabeth sets her sights on handsome new teacher Scott Delacorte (Timberlake), who wears an expensive watch.
And finally, what a fool Meg Ryan was in cheating on leading man Dennis Quaid with the oafish Russell Crowe.
Which is where his poor wife "The Booby", who he gallantly revealed is "quite good at sex", spends all her time preparing food for her oafish husband.