Duffer - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈdʌfər|  American pronunciation of the word duffer
Brit.  |ˈdʌfə|  British pronunciation of the word duffer
- this word is used as a comparative form of the adjectiveduff

noun

- an incompetent or clumsy person

as a golfer he was only a duffer

Examples

He's a lovable old duffer.

I was always a duffer at dancing.

as a golfer he was only a duffer

Word forms

noun
singular: duffer
plural: duffers
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