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Synonyms for twit

fool

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Synonyms for twit

to make fun or make fun of

an instance of mockery or derision

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someone who is regarded as contemptible

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aggravation by deriding or mocking or criticizing

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Reba McEntire plays Reba, whose oafish husband (Christopher Rich) has gotten his twittish dental hygienist (Melissa Peterman) pregnant and whose teen-age daughter (JoAnna Garcia) has become in the family way via her boyfriend, a star player on the high school football team.
Then there's insufferably twittish Matthew Goode (as Hector) who amply proves Match Point was no fluke - he really doesn't have any business in front of a camera.
Also in the hunt are Patrick's socially hapless pal Graham (Ian Driver), the obscenely wealthy Julian (Hugh Bonneville), even her twittish married landlord (Robert Daws, expertly blending buffoonish friendliness with an underlying layer of quiet menace) and bisexual neighbor (Kathy Kiera- Clarke).
Horsemen seem to be this show's equivalent of Python's pepperpots: In one sketch, adventurers in Africa barely survive a stampede of jockeys; in another, the Artist Formerly Known as Prince hunts jockeys on the Serengeti; and in yet another, twittish equestrians obstruct the efforts of firemen to put out a blaze.
And it's those same readers who are aghast when they see the spin-doctoring and manipulation by Charles's coterie of twittish lackeys attempting to thrust Camilla down our throats.
The stammer he had suffered from since childhood and an upper-class twittish air made him a natural for TV's early sitcoms.