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tosser (ˈtɒsə Pronunciation for tosser

Definitions

noun

  1. (British, slang) a stupid or despicable person

Word Origin

C20: probably from toss off (to masturbate)

Example Sentences Including 'tosser'

Answers, please, to the Daniel Bedingfield is a tosser competition.
Sun, News of the World (2005)
At which Barry Gibb retorted: "If anyone is a tosser around here, it's you mate," and the brothers stormed off.
Times, Sunday Times (2001)
Felt so sorry for her -- why that tosser Jack has to make her meet his melon-breasted floozie escapes me.
Bénédicte Newland and Pascale Smets AND GOD CREATED THE AU PAIR (2005)
I'm completely furious with that ghastly little tosser Sorn.
Bénédicte Newland and Pascale Smets AND GOD CREATED THE AU PAIR (2005)
`Anyway,' said Vernon, winding up for the night, `even though I am a tosser and everybody hates me, at least I am not nasty with it.
Edward Docx THE CALLIGRAPHER (2003)
`I do deliberately keep my weight up,' she tells the evening's tragic token heckler, `so a tosser like you won't fancy me.
Ben Thompson SUNSHINE ON PUTTY: The Golden Age of British Comedy from The Big Night Out to The Office (2004)

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