pillock

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The origin of pillock is believed to go back to the 16th century meaning penis[1] from the Norwegian word pillicock, presumably akin to the slang dickhead meaning inept fool[2].

Noun[edit]

pillock (plural pillocks)

  1. (UK, mildly pejorative, slang) a stupid or annoying person; simpleton; fool.
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Synonyms[edit]

  • (British, mildly pejorative, slang, stupid or annoying person): wazzock, plonker

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.allwords.com/word-pillock.html
  2. ^ http://www.answers.com/topic/dickhead

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