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Remitting

Synonyms:

giving, abating, absolution, absolve, acquittal, authorise, authorize, avoid, bear, behave.
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Correct spelling:
dingbat
Definition:
a silly empty- headed person; " you would be a dingbat even to try it"; " yet here he was with an upper class dingbat who just happened to be married to his sister"

Synonyms:

noun
crackpot
crazy, eccentric, flake, fool, kook, loony, lunatic, madman, madwoman, maniac, nut, nut case, oddball, screwball, wacko, weirdo.
eccentric person
kook.
person
dingbat.
screwball
bozo, lunkhead, saphead, bozos, numbskull, numbskulls.
Examples of usage:
  1. Then he hurls said Patent Dingbat into the nearest pool. – Camp and Trail by Stewart Edward White
  2. You will argue to yourself somewhat in this fashion: " Yes, that is all very well; but it was only a matter of sheer chance that the Patent Dingbat is not in pile No. 1. To be sure, I did not use it on this particular trip; but in other conditions I might need it every day." – Camp and Trail by Stewart Edward White
  3. But if perchance the Captain and I wished to get up before anybody else could be hired to get up, the Dingbat could be so loaded as to give down an automatic breakfast. – The Killer by Stewart Edward White
  4. That is a sad tale having to do with running flames, and burned table pieces, not to speak of a melted- down connection or so on the Dingbat. – The Killer by Stewart Edward White
  5. We did not know what was the matter; and our attitude was not so much that of alarm, as of grief and indignation that our good old tried and trained Dingbat should in his old age cut up any such didoes. – The Killer by Stewart Edward White

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