goofball

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goofball

(go͞of′bôl′)
n.
1. Informal
a. A playful, silly, or outlandish person.
b. A foolish, incompetent, or stupid person.
2. Slang A barbiturate or tranquilizer pill, especially when taken for nonmedical purposes.
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Soprano Krisztina Szabo (Rosina) had it tough in this crowd of goofballs. All she had was beauty and a lovely, if not overpowering, voice.
They sent a flurry of weirdoes and goofballs and would-be shamans and exorcizers to the rescue.
They are the gardening goofballs, chasing frogs and stealing tomatoes.
So let's help the goofballs. Fact: Makosi did not get the "most" nominations this week, she got the equal highest.